Check out the curves on these modern carvings of Chinese Hetian Nephrite (top quality with skin) ornaments!
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The emergence of Spinach Green Jade (Nephrite) can be attributed to the Qing Qianlong period. With greater control over the Nephrite source during Qianlong’s reign, the Emperor’s keen interest in […]
Xinjiang’s record thin and intricately carved Hetian Jade bowl – thinnest part 0.77 mm, diameter 27 cm, height 10.7 cm and weighs 392 g. Masterpiece!
Less is more. Sometimes the beauty is not in the carvings.
http://collection.sina.com.cn/fcys/20121006/095087292.shtml Weighing in at 260kg, the above 新疆若羌糖白玉山料 was recently sold for 5,000,000yuan at an auction in Xinjiang.
True. Knowledge is Power. However, one has to be discerning and skeptical among the sea of information. Beware of land mines planted in various media out there ranging from antique appraisal […]
“…collect what the Chinese love historically and perhaps one day in future they will buy it back from you at a much higher price…” – this probably still worked during […]
Jade, Special Edition, CCTV-9 Documentary Channel China Ancient Jade Culture – New Frontiers – CCTV.com The history of Chinese jade wares CCTV News – CNTV English About jade CCTV News […]
Newfound passion in collecting Chinese Jade upon a great revelation in the family, and eager to critique related but dubious findings!