China, a fine and large archaic Double Dragon and Cloud shaped patterned jade ornament crafted from a dark celadon green colored jade with mottled russet brown inclusions. Neolithic period, Hongshan culture (circa 3500-3000 BC) stock #13844
Quality: fine condition
Dimensions: 3.5 inches tall and 9 inches width.
Custom display stand included.
Neolithic jades from this period are handmade, hand abraided and hand polished using Primitive tools of the time: bamboo, stone, water and stone dust. Notice the considerable calcification on this example- evidence of submersion and great age. The resulting finished jade is quite thin.
Our private collection and accompanied by a written certificate that states it has been examined by Mr. Gu Fang, Senior Fellow at the Center of Jadeology and Jade Culture in Beijing (CASS). (Photo).
We have been dealing in authentic Japanese, Chinese, European, and Asian Fine art, antiquities, garden ornaments, lanterns and water basins for 25 years. Our president personally travels to Japan, Europe and China each year to meet his network partners who assist him in finding best examples. He personally inspects each antique work of art to ensure its old age, authenticity and quality condition. After accumulating a group, they are imported to Vermont in large containers. This method keeps shipping costs low and enables us to offer them to you at reasonable prices. We ship internationally.
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