Carved jadeite pendant. Price Realized HK$187,500 ($24,268). Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2012
The colourless jadeite carving of high translucency with light green patches, depicting two swimming fish, representing the rebus ‘with surplus year after year’, to the diamond-set bail, mounted in 18k white gold, carving diameter approximately 44.1 x 31.9 x 8.9 mm
Accompanied by report no. KJ70603 dated 15 February 2012 from Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the carving is natural jadeite and no polymer is detected
CHRISTIE’S. HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 29 May 2012, Convention Hall.