SHANG DYNASTY CARVED JADE AXE
March 25, 2018
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Lot 20
Large Shang Dynasty jade ceremonial axe; well-carved of thick section, with curved edges; the subtly flared blade and midsection decorated with horizontal channels, and the tapered hilt pierced with a circular aperture; the stone of deep spinach-green coloration beneath heavy calcification throughout; L: 11 3/4"

PROVENANCE:
Collection of Michael and Marie Fiorello;
Collection of Michael Egan, acquired from the above
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