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Nadine Kam
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SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK
Sotheby’s Mee-Seen Loong with a pair of Tang Dynasty Sancai, or three-color, glazed pottery horses that sold for almost $4.2 million in 2013.
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COURTESY SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK
A pair of Qing dynasty tables sold for $725,000 in 2014.
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COURTESY SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK
A Ding bowl, made from the creamy white porcelain of Dingzhou province was purchased at a yard sale for $3, and sold for more than $2.2 million in 2014.
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SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK
Jadeite bangle from a Honolulu collection that sold for nearly $1 million at Sotheby’s Hong Kong in 1988.