Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1453929
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A beautiful thinly carved and polished Nephrite amulet in the shape of a Cicada, Ming Dynasty or earlier.

The pendant carved in a nice celadon stone with veins and inclusions. This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century.

Size: 8 cm. and weighing only 24 grams so very finely made...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453925
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A rare and quite lovely ancient neolithic carving of an insect in calcified green Nephrite Jade, Hongshan culture, ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453924
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$475.00
A high quality Jade pendant carved in a lovely semi-transperant celadon Nephrite, Qing Dynasty ca. 19th. century.

This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century.

A particularly nicely carved pendant, with sharp details of two opposing insects (Cicadas) and a small mounting hole at the top where the meet. Nice old style hand polishing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453430
Senatus Consulto
$1,150.00
A very rare and superb ancient neolithic carving of a Cicada in banded Agate, Hongshan culture, 4700 to 2900 BC.

This fine banded agate pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked jade carvings of insects from different periods. This piece is particularly interesting and superb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453092
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A large antique Neprhite figure of the laughing Buddha seated on a square base with Chinese characters, Late 19th.-early 20th. century.

Lovely carving in a fine piece of nephrite jade. The figure comes with an older case as a sort of travelling alter.

Size: 8,5 cm. tall and 5,2 cm. wide, weighing 223 grams!

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1441685
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A lovely Nephrite Jade floral ring pendant, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD

A substantial jade pendant of fitting, carved as a open-work ring of flowers, in a nice mottled white and brown nephrite.

Size: 52 mm. in diameter and 30 mm. thick.

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection, comes with COA and full provenance to a 1950s collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1398019
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$1,495.00
Fine sword fitting, in Jade, Chinese, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

Superb pendant finely decorated with chilons.

Size: 4,5 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb.

Ex Egeskov Collection, Ex. Jan Novak Collection, Sweden, formerly sold by Victoria Lindström, Antiques dealer in Stockholm ca. 1955 to Novak.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1395231
Senatus Consulto
$1,150.00
A very rare Chinese monastery stone seal, Late Sung-Yuan Dynasty, 12th.-13th. century AD.

Exceptional seal, used in a Tibetan monastery while Europe was medieval. A large seal carved in a beige brown stone, in the typical style of the period, inscribed on the seal itself.

Size: 9 cm. tall and 5,3 cm. in diameter.

Ex. Danish Private collection, ex. French Gallery
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1360313
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Reduced, was 195.00
Interesting inscribed Jade pendant in the shape of a rectangularrr bead, Qing Dynasty.

A nice rectangular carved and polished pendant as a bead with carved inscriptions in Chinese on all 4 sides.

Size: 34 mm. high.

Condition: Intact. Traces of corrosion and old wear from use as a bead.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, bought at auctions and dealers in Copenhagen in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1360203
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
Reduced, was 850.00
A very rare antique set of Jade beads or pendants, all shaped as different animals, Qing Dynasty 1644-1912.

The set guaranteed antique and comes from an old collection. Stylized animals, we have spotted a lion, dog, elephant, cow or bull. etc...

Sizes: Each animal is ca. 3,0-3,3 cm. long and they are all rather massive for their smaller length.

A very cute old set that was perhaps stringed together as a necklace or a bracelet (?).

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1334023
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$375.00
IMPORTANT CHINESE JADE CARVING PENDANT, IN THE FORM OF A LARGE PLAQUE, QING DYNASTY, 1644-1911. Likely dating to the 17th.-18th. century!

A choice jade carving in the form of large plaque with a fantacy animal and a bat both sides. Decorations are done in a beautiful antique style manor!

Carved in superb off-white jade. A very accomplished and guaranteed early jade carving from a fine collection!

Size: c. 70 mm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1454229
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A lovely archaic Chinese Green nephrite carving with blood red inclusions, Ming Dynasty or earlier, pre 16th. century.

An interesting and attractive insect, perhaps a Cicada in a fine archaic style with much fine wear. The piece is carved in a truely superb piece of green and blood red Nephrite!



Size: ca. 6,2 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and intact. Nice glossy surfaces with antique wear.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1454032
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An ancient Chinese neolithic carving of a Cicada in banded Agate, Hongshan culture, 4700 to 2900 BC.

This fine nephrite Cicade pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked jade carvings of insects from different periods. A nice piece displaying ancient polishing and fine patina and will come with our guarantee for authenticity.

Fine details with no modern toolmarks and with the right neolithic tecnique for polishing and drilling the loop from either side...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1454029
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A very nice (most likely) ancient neolithic carving of a Cicada in banded Agate, Hongshan culture, 4700 to 2900 BC.

This fine nephrite Cicade pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked jade carvings of insects from different periods. A nice piece displaying ancient polishing and fine patina.

Fine details with no modern toolmarks and with the right neolithic tecnique for polishing and drilling the loop from either side...