Qing Dynasty Jadeite Plaque decorated with nine dragons.清九龍翠玉珮, L. 8.3cm, W. 5.8cm, T. 0.6cm, 74grams. Made with mastery workmanship coupled with elaborate and exquisite design, this jadeite
plaque has a motif of nine dragons which are the symbol of the emperor, five on one side and four in another side of the plaque. Based on the quality of workmanship with the style of Qinglong royal court and the noble symbol, this is the jadeite plaque is supposed to be owned by the Emperor Qinglong! Antiquity evidences include differential weathering & cleaving vein.
- quality of jade: 9
- rareness: 10
- historical and cultural significance: 9
- workmanship: 10
- condition: 10