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Jadeite carving

The semi-translucent jadeite of deep emerald green colour, carved with two cranes perching on rocks, within a surround of evergreen pine trees representing longevity, further decorated with lotus flowers and leaves, and a carp in the flowing water waves symbolizing prosperity - carving 104.50 x 45.10 x 30.85mm - Estimate : 120,000—200,000 HKD

NOTE : Accompanied by a wooden stand

Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite. 07 Oct 08. Hong Kong - www.sothebys.com