Lot 21. A pink tourmaline pendant, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), 1 3/4 in. (3.5 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 6,463 - USD 10,341). Price realised HKD 93,750 (USD 12,119) © Christie’s Images Limited 2017.
The stone is carved with two chilong clambering on the sides of a large lingzhi head emerging from a branch bearing smaller lingzhi. The translucent stone is of an attractive, intense ruby-pink tone.
Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong Kong