Lot 98: QING IMPERIAL COURT PEARL CHAOZHU COURT NECKLACE
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese pearl court necklace, ChaoZhu beads. 19th C., Qing Dynasty court necklace comprised of well strung 108 natural round shape pearls accented by four larger carved pink Peking glass beads bordered with smaller green jadeite beads. Encircled toward the center Fotou connecting to a golden-yellow ribbon suspending oval shaped filigree mounted with lapis-lazuli pendant, bordered with two Fu-bats shaped carved agate, followed by the central back-cloud (BeiYun) agate gourd shaped pendant. Additional three strings of ten Lapis-Lazuli beads each suspending a similar agate pendants, with butterfly bead cap.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 23"L
Date: Qing Dynasty