Lot 5014. A group of three archaic jade ornaments, Western Zhou dynasty (1047-772 BC); 5.6, 7.2 and 8.4 cm, 2 1/4 , 2 3/4 and 3 in. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Sold for 225,000 HKD (26,622 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.
each of tapering form and worked in low relief around the sides with varying motifs, including one with zoomorphic scrollwork, two of the ornaments pierced with apertures for suspension.
Provenance: An important Asian collection, acquired in the 1980s or before.
Sotheby's. EYE/EAST, Hong Kong, 22 May 2020