Top Quality Eastern Zhou Dynasty Jade Bi. Extremely pretty example intricately carved on both sides. Both surfaces are convex and draw to a narrow edge on the inner and outer boundaries.
A plain boarder encircles both of these edges and the main surfaces are decorated with rows of small, interlinked scrolls. An almost identical ring was found at Henan Hui xian Guweicun, making it possible to definitively date this form and its decoration to the fourth or third century, B.
Another similar example is pictured in Rowson's, Chinese Jade , page 19. Cream, tan, and brown Jade with a fine old smooth polish. Some minor surface alteration consistent with age. Eastern Zhou Dynasty 4th - 3rd Century, B.Cream, tan, and brown Jade. 3" Round X 1/4" Thick. __________________________________________________ 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.
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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. The item "EXQUISITE ANCIENT CHINESE ZHOU DYNASTY JADE BI" is in sale since Wednesday, September 30, 2015.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques". The seller is "jacksonsonmain" and is located in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. This item can be shipped worldwide.