Pair of Chinese Carved Spinach Jade Urns(44 views)
Description: This is a pair of Chinese carved spinach jade covered urns; each with a faceted and tapered form. The panels contain a gilt dragon to the front and verso and also contain gilt incised Archaistic calligraphy to the sides. The handles are scrolled from the base to the neck. The pieces have gilt inscribed, matching covers. The jade is of a fine, even coloration throughout and uniquely very thinly carved requiring them most expert of craftsmanship. Gilt enhancements to jade pieces are reserved for only the finest examples of jade and craftsmanship and thus are rarely available. The custom wood bases are included.
Condition Report: Good
Dimensions: 12" H x 3" W x 2" D