Chinese Archaistic White Jade Vase


A gu-form, hollowed, white jade stone with high relief, openwork kylin decoration along the top and foot. This jade is slightly translucent with a marble-like, milky texture. A fitted, wood stand is included. No marks, carved in China. Condition: natural flaws, very good. Dimensions: jade 12.5″ height, 14″ total height on stand.  (7701-cj)

Price: $31,500

Chinese Celadon Jade Lotus Coupe, 18th c


A rich, somewhat translucent celadon stone hollowed out and carved in the form of a luxurious lotus flower, open petals drooping over the sides. A serpentine network of vines supporting the flower beneath, all one piece. This jade comes mounted on a custom-carved wood stand in the form of stylized waves, nice linear details. No marks, carved in China circa 1750. Condition: very good. Dimensions: 6.25″ length, 3.75″ height, on stand 6″ height. (8167-cj)

Price: $15,750

Chinese Celadon Jade Water Buffalo


The subject of this Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) carving is a recumbent water buffalo. The jade itself has a dark celadon color in the front, though most of the reverse, top, and back end of the animal are deeply striated with russet veins. It measures 13 inches length by 6 inches height and comes with a carved wood stand. This piece was exhibited by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in its 1971 exhibition, “3 Dynasties of Jade”. It was plate #16. (cj15)

Price: $175,000