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Chinese jade

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Chinese jade refers to the jade mined or carved in China from the Neolithic onward. It is the primary hardstone of Chinese sculpture. Although deep and bright ...

Chinese Jade: Types, Appreciation, Maintenance - Travel China Guide

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Jade has a history in China of at least four thousands years. Unknown to some, it is found contained within the development of religion and civilization.

Chinese jade | Britannica.com

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Any of the carved-jade objects produced in China from the Neolithic Period (c. 3000–2000 bce) onward. The Chinese have historically regarded carved-jade ...

Jade History and Lore - GIA

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Jade has been cherished through the centuries. To the Chinese it is the.

Jade - Ancient China

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Why was jade so precious in ancient China? There are a number of reasons why jade was considered so important. Jade is not only beautiful to look at, but also ...

Eric J. Hoffman: Old Chinese Jades: Real or Fake? - Asian Arts

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Dec 10, 2007 ... Chinese jades are a particularly fascinating area of Chinese decorative arts. No material is more closely associated with China than jade, ...

A Brief Introduction of Chinese Jade-Culture - China culture

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In Chinese, "jade"(yu 玉) refers to a fine, beautiful stone with a warm color and rich luster, that is skillfully carved. In Chinese culture, jade symbolizes nobility, ...

Chinese Jade Culture - Chinese Culture - About.com

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Jade (Yu in Chinese pinyin) was defined as beautiful stones by Xu Zhen (about 58-147) in Shuo Wen Jie Zi, the first Chinese dictionary. Jade is generally ...

Archaic Chinese jade carvings, from bi to gui to huang - Christie's

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Mar 7, 2016 ... Over the past two decades, Christie's has offered sublime examples of archaic jade carvings from the world's greatest collections. Asian Art ...

Chinese jade: an introduction | Neolithic art in China | China | Art of ...

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Chinese Jade | eBay

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Shop huge inventory of Antique Chinese Jade, Chinese Jade Carvings, Chinese Jade Pendant and more in Chinese Antiques on eBay. Find great deals and ...

What is the significance of jade in Chinese culture? - Quora

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First of all, consider the character for jade 玉. The original character signified three jade stones tied together with a rope, a compound of 三 and丨, which looked ...

Chinese Jade Articles, Chinese Jadeite, Chinese Nephrite

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Jade has always been a favored gemstone in China, which is considered a lucky charm and full of virtue by the Chinese people.