Vintage Chinese Carved Jade Lidded Vase Description and Item Information Up for sale is this vintage jade jar or lidded vase. Please excuse the glare in the photos. The jade stone is grayish white.It is nicely carved, with four moving rings (two on the lid and two on the jar). This piece has figural, pierced, carved, mythical animals or beasts; the creatures look somewhat like foo dogs or dragons. There also is surface carving. The jar stands about 6 3/4 inches tall, and it is about 4 7/16 inches long and 2 inches wide. It weighs 1 pound 7.4 ounces, unpacked. This would be a very nice addition to a collection of Asian decorative arts. Identification The exact age of this estate piece is not known. This Chinese jar has no markings. Condition This piece looks great overall, with light wear. It has no post-production chips or cracks. As made, there are minor irregularities (including a few tiny flakes) related to the carving process. There are minor flaws and fractures to the stone, which are inherent to it.
Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. Some countries have restrictions or prohibitions on certain classes of merchandise. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior. Individual computers may display colors differently. The item "VINTAGE CHINESE JADE JAR LIDDED VASE CARVED RINGS MYTHICAL DRAGONS ARCHAIC FORM" is in sale since Wednesday, February 13, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Vases & Jars". The seller is "craigkc" and is located in Sunny California. This item can be shipped worldwide.