Fire Motif on Jade Antiques以火為紋飾的古玉

 

dsc00213Above is the Tang Dynasty Seal of Emperor; Below is the Six Dynasties pixie.

Left: Qing dynasy paperweight.

The fire motif may be a influence from Zoroastrianism among the major religions of the world ascribed to the teachings of the Iranian prophet Zoroaster (or Zarathustra).玉器上之火紋圖騰可能是受到古代波斯拜火教之影響.