Qijia Culture Jade Ax, H.21cm,W. 20cm,T. 0.3cm, 520grams齊家文化玉戚

6481243_9Carved with green tone jade, the object has the shape of bi style zhang. The open end of the blade has four bent sections, the handle has a hole at the center and a smooth curve at the end. On both sides , there are two sets of notches. Antiquity evidences include differential weathering, exposed crystal plane, diffusive markings and dissolved pits.

Appraisal Indexes:

  1. quality of jade: 8
  2. rareness: 8
  3. historical and cultural significance: 9
  4. workmanship: 10
  5. size:7
  6. condition: 9

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