Hardstone Figural Groups
20th century, jadeite figure of a maiden holding a lantern, kite or butterfly on shoulder, pale lavender with hints of green, set on a brass wire-inlaid base, 5-3/8 in.; together with a carved green hardstone figure of a lion, set on a carved rosewood base, 3-3/4 in.. Condition: both generally good condition with adhesive residue (currently separated from bases), hardstone figure with loss of one foot of wooden base. Notes: ?This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state and/or local law. Prospective bidders should check all applicable government wildlife restrictions prior to placing a bid. The buyer is solely responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses or permits from federal, state and/or local authorities applicable to their purchase or transport of the object.. Provenance: Collection of Anne McPherson and the Late John Bivins, Jr.
both generally good condition with adhesive residue (currently separated from bases), hardstone figure with loss of one foot of wooden base