Xinjiang Hetian (Khotan) "white jade" teapot Measurements: H 12 cm. W 14 from edge of spout to edge of handle; circumference of the base 29 cm. Carved in Xinjiang. This is one huge lotus leaf crawling up from the bottom and being enclosed at the top. The buyer will get an appropriate amount of fresh Chinese tea as a GWP. hetian baiyu is now not produced in Xinjiang. There are various white jades produced in China, in say kunlun, in Russia Korea and the like...
The Tretiak Collection
This is a very elegant "stick" for a seal. It shows a dragon chasing a sacred pearl. The material is a very warm deep yellow soapstone, it is about 100 years old, in excellent condition. The dragon is very long and he writhes through the seal.