Avery Art and Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #353111 (stock #385AAA)
Carved in precious jade to imitate an almost-unattainable early Chinese bronze ho (covered tripod pot), this fine detailed piece is supported on three elephant-head legs. The grayish green of the jade suggests the color of ancient bronze, with the dark-ivory striations giving the effect of natural burial incrustation...