Pair of of Chinese antique spinach green jade plaques. Each is hand carved with a scene of bamboo and another flowering plant with butterflies overhead, all within an incised circle border. Gilt highlights the incised design of both. The reverse of each has been left bare. The stands are later.
In very good condition (Please refer to pictures)
Size of each is approximately 18-1/4 cm diameter by 0.63 cm in width. The height including the stands is 29.85 cm.
A finely carved Chinese jade recumbent pig in a nearly uniform spinach green color with a particularly expressive face indicating most likely a 20th C. origin. The details in the mouth, tongue, teeth, hooves, and ears are very fine. Mass is 365.6 grams, 3 3/4" l, specific gravity 2.90-2.93, and impervious to steel blades, indicative of nephrite jade.
Please forgive the lighting glare which is the white spots on the jade. We would be happy to take additional photos.
Dimensions: (approx.)3-1/4" long, 2-1/4" wide, 1-7/8" tall
Condition Consensus: Excellent condition. No injury or repair.
Finely carved white to light celadon jade lotus pods with a nestling gold fish. We conservatively attribute this piece to the 1st half of the 20th c., ca.1920, possibly older. The jade is weighty, very tactile and exhibits a shimmering skin and unctuos, fatty quality and color.
Dimensions: (approx.)5-1/4" long, 3-3/4" deep, 1-3/4" tall
Condition Consensus: Excellent Condition. No injuries or repair
Finely carved light celadon jade of 3 rams and auspicious symbol. This carving dates to the early 20th c., c. 1920. The large carving depicts 3 rams, a larger ram (male/parent), with 2 smaller (offsprings/siblings), in a circle and biting stylized lingzhi and other auspicious symbols...
Dimesnsions: (approx) 5-1/8" dia, 1/8" thick
Condition: Excellent. No injury or repair
An impressive carved Chinese Imperial-Green Jadeite large disk. We attribute this to probably 2nd half of the 20th c. The shade of green is known as Imperial-Green and exhibits a rich, radient and transluscent emerald-green with even color saturation and even crystallization(texture)...
Dimensions: (approx.) 9" long, 3-1/5" tall, 2-1/2" deep
condition: Very fine condition. No injuries
A finely carved white jade mountain, rising above the roiling clouds with a flying dragon seeking an eternal pearl. The jade is an unctuous and fatty white appearance. Offered with original zitan,(genus: Pterocarpus), hardwood custom base.
Dimensions: (approx.) 4" long, 2-1/2" deep, 7/8"
Condition: Very Fine condition. No injuries
A finely carved white jade Lingzhi. This wonderfully carved white jade is very tactile It exhibits a fatty, unctuous white skin/appearance. Lingzhi is viewed as auspicious symbol. Lingzhi symbols often crown the top of ruyi septors.