清代龍紋執耳游環壽字玉瓶,Qing Dynasty, Jade Vase,H.26cm

清代龍紋執耳游環壽字青玉瓶, 高 26 公分

本器青白玉雕琢, 玉瓶瓶蓋仿商周青銅器鮮簋造型, 兩側執而耳為龍紋游環。 瓶頸兩側亦        為龍紋游環, 瓶腹中央為圓形壽字淺浮雕, 四周補白出飾以不同造型之壽字。 長生不老自古以來是人人所追求的目標, 秦代時,方士徐福為了替秦始皇尋求長生不老藥,攜童男童女各五百,出海尋找蓬萊、瀛洲諸仙山上的仙人,結果不知所終。   本器玉質溫潤, 雕工精美, 古玉跡象為差異風化, 包漿明顯。

Qing Dynasty Jade Vase, H.26cm

2016-4-28-e596aee59c96-201Carved with white jade, the object is a vase with a cup shape lid which have loose rings hanging on dragon shape handle on both sides.  The vase has dragon handle with loose ring on both side of the vase. The surface of the vase is decorated with low relief various style of the character of longevity. With fine quality white jade and mastery workmanship, it is a nice Qing Dynasty jade vase.

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