Lot 220
  • 220

AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE ARCHAIC GREEN JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE (GE) SHANG DYNASTY

Estimate
120,000 - 150,000 USD
Sold
193,750 USD
bidding is closed

Description

thinly carved with the elongated yuan extending to a gently tapered tip, with a beveled edge on one side, the end finely incised with a band of lozenge patterns between triple lines, the nei pierced with an aperture and carved at the end with five grooves forming the teeth, the softly polished stone of a pale green tone with a distinctive band of opaque white calcification
Close