Agate Carving of Gourds and Bat
Size: Length 6 cm Width 2.8 cm Thickness: 1 cm
The work was made by a noted Chinese carver of semi precious stones based in Beijing. This artist, who keeps his profile low is famous throughout China for retain the classicist designs and techniques in producing various objects worthy for the collection of the Forbidden City and the merchant scholars of Suzhou and Yangzhou.
Agate Carving of Buddha Hand Citron with Bats, Plum Blossom, and beetle
Length 2.2" Width 1.3" Height 1.2"
This contemporary agate carving was created by China's most famous artist who works with fine semi-precious stone carvings. His works are known in retaining the traditional and classical designs often seen in the imperial and noted collections of stone sculptures ranging from various periods...
A Silver and Nephrite Figural Ashtray, Chinese, 20th Century
The square mottled green body is surmounted by a silver tiger with an enameled tong. The center of the stone body is carved to house a silver well with a cradle to rest a cigarette. The piece rests on a silver base that it is bezeled set into and is raised on a scrolling square bracket feet...
Very fine, carved white jade figure of an elephant, Ming period, measures 74x105x56 mm.
Jixiang pei can be translated as chicken heart pendants which were produced especially in Jade around the 25-220 AD era, which roughly lands around the Han dynasty. These carvings were placed in burial tombs along with other shapes such as bi discs and cong forms. The Chinese believed Jade was a substance that aided in immortality...
Chinese carved jadeite lotus chop stamp.
1 1/2" tall.
Chinese carved Jade lamp finial, curved spinach green color large broad leaf shape, 4 3/8" high, 3" wide, 3 1/4" high and 3" wide-for Jade piece, with very decorative carved and embossed brass hardware, the tip of the leaf has some tiny frits but not very noticeable.
A rather cute and appealing carving of a small bird in the form of a small container. The Chinese created wonderful carvings of different figures, motifs, and animals from various natural materials. Such curiosities were often decorated in the small curio cabinets often seen in traditional Chinese interior settings.
Age: 20th century Size: Length 2.75" Width 1.25" Height 2.6"
A small finely carved pale green and 'spinach' jadeite boulder depicting two carp on each side leaping amongst waves and lotus plants. This item is carved in 18th Century Qianlong style but was made in China in the 20th Century, probably during the Republic period (1911-1949).
Condition: excellent - no damages or losses.
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Finely carved Chinese jadeite pendant of two maidens in classic long robes, mounted with a colorful enameled metal loop for suspension.
Measurement of the jade: 5.5 cm long , 4 cm width.
Provenance: from the Portland Art Museum, Portland , Oregon
A Chinese celadon jade censer, carved on the body with an all round pattern of basketwork and a pierced foot. Two beautifully carved flowers sit on a bed of foliage at the extremities of the shoulders, mobile rings adorn the handles and a swivel handle is decorated with plant motif.The same pierced design is repeated on the cover. The censer is well hollowed and the body fairly thin. The stone colour is very close to the images , with slight variations of lighter patches...
Chinese soapstone carved figure of Lohan. H: 18 cm, W: 8 cm, 872 grams.
Finely detailed white soapstone carving of a Chinese rooster amongst flowers. The base is grey. The white soapstone is a translucent white, not yellow or dingy, and the chicken has some fine detailing on its feathers and face.
CONDITION: Excellent condition, we have not detected any chips, cracks or repairs.
MEASURES: 6.75" high x 4.75" widest x 2.5" deep
Chinese dark green spinach jade wine cup. In excellent condition, it measures just under 3 inches high x 1 3/8" diameter. Includes stand.
Chinese Carved Natural Jadeite Boulder
Age: Circa 1950
nice and detailed carving of "He He Er Xian", the two harmony partner, one holding lotus branch and the other holding a box, standing in the mountainous view of temple, bamboo and pine tree, with crane flying between clouds and temple.
Size: 28cm x 20cm
Condition: No issue with condition
Chinese small dish in the form of an open lotus leaf, finely carved of beautiful translucent jadeite, white color with a mossy green color over a portion of the leaf, two small flowers on the side are also green and orange, mid 20th century.
Size: 3 3/4" wide
Chinese carved green Jadeite Lamp Finial, 1 3/8" high, 1 1/8" wide, 3/16" thick for jadeite piece and overall 2 1/4" high with brass hardware, and carved and etched Chinese Characters on one side and floral design on the other side. The green to translucent white to clear jadeite piece is 19th Century but the brass mount is 1960's. There is a line shows but not glued together, not loose either.
Very well crafted Chinese Shou-Shan stone carving of a seated boy, 4.9 inches in height, no condition concerns. Wood base excluded.