694
694
A GREEN JADE AXE HEAD
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 60,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
694
A GREEN JADE AXE HEAD
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 60,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong

A GREEN JADE AXE HEAD
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
the wide blade flaring towards the curved cutting edge, pierced with an aperture at one end, one corner eroded by degradation of the stone into a soft off-white consistency
9.5 cm, 3 3/4  in.
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Exhibited

Angus Forsyth and Brian McElney, Jades from China, The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, 1994, cat. no. 59.

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong