Fine Pr Ant. Chinese Mottled Green Jadeite Lidded Vases Late Qing Early Republic
Very fine antique pair of mirror image carved jadeite lidded vases of elongated flattened/baluster shape. Each is a beautiful white to pale grey jadeite with overall apple green and black infusions. Each features on one side, a beauty carved in low relief and, on the other, prunus blossoms, also carved in low relief. The domed lids have perched bird finials. This rare matched pair of vases most probably dates to the late Qing Dynasty or the early Republic Period, c.
Overall very good condition with some very old, minor professional repairs to two rings that hang within the elephant head figured handles, a lid edge and a base edge. Some tips of the wings of the bird finials appear to be blunted; also some tips of the elephant tusks are blunted. One bird finial has been re-attached(see photos). Overall height, without base 8.
Chinese Mottled Green Jadeite Lidded Vases Late Qing early Republic" is in sale since Tuesday, October 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases". The seller is "hartconsultants" and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: 1890-1920
- Primary Material: Chinese jadeite
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: Grey/White w mottled apple green & black infusions