Extremely fine Shang Dynasty Bird Effigy Jade Pendant. Intricately decorated on both sides with various Shang era motif and geometric grooves.
The Jade is a high quality highly translucent light green Nephrite mottled with russet and celery. Features a classic fine old smooth polish over its entirety. Double drilled on the top edge for suspension as shown.Based on the form, the carving, and the distinct differential weathering evident on the surface. We are certain this is ancient example of the period. Shang Dynasty 1751 - 1111 B. Light Green Nephrite with Russet and Celery colored areas.
1 7/8" Wide x 1 15/32" Tall. __________________________________________________ Jackson's On Main sells high quality art and antiquities at excellent prices from both our extensive collection and from the private collections of our clients and various estates.Jackson's On Main History. Our business was established in 1966 by Claude and William Jackson, father and son, in Hollywood, California. Claude Jackson (now deceased) was a well known West Coast artist who executed numerous fine works many depicting the great movie stars of early Hollywood. Several of his works have been published and those originals now reside in the collections of various noted individuals and institutions. Most notable probably is his depiction of Marilyn Monroe in his'Red Kimono', 1975, published as the centerfold in Roger Taylor's anthology. As time passed we diversified and grew and now we maintain a 3,000 square foot full service walk-in art and antique Gallery in Mt. We are fully staffed and equipped to provide prompt professional service and we guarantee ALL sales to be as described.
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We guarantee your full satisfaction with every sale. Bill and Donna Jackson Owners. Color of item may deviate slightly in comparison to the original item due to differences in computer monitors and lighting conditions. Please read description of color.International Buyers / Please Note. The item "ANCIENT CHINESE SHANG DYNASTY JADE BIRD PENDANT" is in sale since Saturday, September 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "jacksonsonmain" and is located in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. This item can be shipped worldwide.