A carving of lion with it's head turned at another animal seated on the lions back - very interesting! Carved in a in a superb pure pale celadon Nephrite jade stone, likely Qing Dynasty, 18th.-19th. century.
A finely carved piece with good details and archaic style. Rare stone quality
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A superb quality jade ornament plaque, Qing Dynasty or later.
An openwork jade ornamental plaque, carved as a lion or dragon with it's heads turned back. The ornament is carved out of a terrific white jade stone with darker markings. The carving is sharp and well executed with the wall of this plaque carved very thin and the polishing p ...click for details
AN ARTFUL JADE CARVING WHITE JADE WITH BROWN MARKINGS, CHINESE, likelly Ming Dynasty 17TH. CENTURY OR EARLIER
This very accomplished jade carving depicts a Seated animal, likely a dog, with paws, a headdress and decorated with scrolls. The details and beauty of the stone itself makes this jade piece very special! ...click for details
IMPORTANT SYRIAN BONE CARVING OF THE MOTHER GODESS, DATING TO THE LATER NEOLITHIC-EARLY BRONZEAGE PERIOD, 4TH.-3RD. MILLENIUM BC.!
This statuette with it's exceptional details carved in the round - of tommy and full breasts, reflects a widespread tradition from the neolithic period and later antiquity of worshipping a mother godess o ...click for details