Warring States Jade Plaque, W. 15cm, H.8cm, 110grams

Carved with pale caledon tone Hetian jade, this jade plaque has a design w/Motif of Phoenix & Dancing Lady, With mastery workmanship, the carving styles of this plaque conform those popular motifs such as  net shape and thin stream lines in the Warring States period as Warring States Dual dragon jade plaque, L.8.6cm, W.4cm, T.0.3cm, unearthed in 1957 from graveyard #1, Chuang Tai Qwan, Sinyang County, Henan Province, a collection og China Historical Museum.

Antiquity evidences include differential weathering, cleaving vein and diffusive marking.

Appraisal Indexes:

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

 

 

 

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