A Collection of Liangzhu Culture Motifs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The study of these motifs is important to determine the period of Liangshu Culture jades. Generally speaking,  it is postulated that simpler and raw design belong to earlier period while sophisticated designs belong to later period. The problem remained are what is the length of time span used to divide the period. Historic events may be served as a guideline for the solution of this problem.