Qijia Culture Jade Kwei, L.30.5cm

Kwei is one of the six ritual jades. Later on kwei has developed into an instrument to measure time. Carved with green jade, this Qijia Cultural jade has the one directional hole drilling style of Qijia jade. Antiquity evidences have diffeb6rential weathering, dissolved pits, cleaving  vein and exposed crystal plane. (left image is Longshan Cultubnre with inscription of Qing Dynasty kwei, a collection of National Palace Mu2711b3cb34f4bf951109b29ab387f9d7seum.)
《法曹圭臬》收錄椽吏故事,將椽吏分為審檢官、椽屬、獄官及律師四類,舉出書記、小吏等之仁德者、廉明者及貪酷者之善惡實例,使為小吏之人亦能體恤百姓之苦,而能夠以德愛人

Appraisal Indexes:

  1. quality of jade: 8
  2. rareness: 9
  3. historical and cultural significance: 9
  4. workmanship: 9
  5. size:7
  6. condition: 10