A superb quality jade ornament plaque, Qing Dynasty or later.
A round openwork jade ornamental plaque, carved with two confronting dragons with their heads turned back on top of a round BI disk with mythical animals engraved. The ornament is carved out of a terrific dark spinach green jade stone. The carving is extremely sharp and well exec ...click for details
AN AMAZING JADE BRUSH WASHER, CHINESE CA. 1900 AD.
From a fine old antique collection, we are presenting this exceptional Chinese brush washer carved in a superb quality celadon green jadestone. The brush washer rather large and heavy very finely detailed and done with expert polishing. Oval design with three boys and a flower on the sides. ...click for details
A carving of a Cicada in a fine smoke white jade stone, likely Ming Dynasty or slightly later, 16th.-19th. century.
A finely carved piece with good details and style. Rare stone quality transperant jade with fine gloss. The jade carving pendant depicts a Cicada on a fruit, inside a leaf. Exceptionally detailed, one of the nicest old jade ...click for details
ANTIQUE LARGER BRUSH WASHER, CARVED IN ONE PIECE OF THE FINEST PALE CELADON JADE, CHINESE, LATER 19th. AD.
This accomplished piece measure impressive 95 mm. in length and weighs 128 grams. An exceptionally high quality carving of a select stone with redish veins and intruisions. Floral motifs the whole vessel rest on a fine web of branch ...click for details
INTERESTING HEMATITE CYLINDER SEAL, SYR0-CAPPADOCIAN, OLD SYRIAN PERIOD, EARLY 2ND. MILLENIUM BC.
A rather sharp seal edged with 6 edges that each holds an impression of a standing deity, both male and female deities. The wax impression could be stronger, since the seal is really sharp and detailed. The female is likely Ishtar or Inanna. ...click for details