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view 2010ej2074 jpg s Unknown Kerr, Rose (ed). <u>Chinese Art and Design</u>. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.105. EAS ca. 2000 BC -1500 BC (made) Disc, Bi, Nephrite jade, China, ca. 2000 BC -1500 BC. Diameter: 20.3 cm China, room 44 147 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 43 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved CIRC.3-1933 circ31933 O39317 Disc true Mottled dark green bi with brown inclusions China 2010EJ2074 A ‘bi’ is a flat circular slab of jade with a central hole. An ancient Chinese text entitled the... 3 VA disc-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved -1500 -2005 view
view 2006au9547 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS H. L. Florence Bequest 1812-12-31 1760-01-01 1760-1812 (made) Height: 6.0 cm 784 2014-08-29T19:22:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:02.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 jade, gold Nephrite jade, with decoration carved in relief and with gold mounts and stopper C.1278-1917 c12781917 O7525 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oval flattened flask form with shoulders sloping up to a long cylindrical neck.... China 2006AU9547 The attribution date is the date the bottle was constructed without the metal mounts. Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1812 1760 view
view 2006at6150 jpg s Unknown James C. Y. Watt, 'Neolithic Jade Carving in China' in TOCS 53 (1988-1989), pp.11-26, pl. 17, 17... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Liangzhu disc (bi) with bird pattern, Nephrite jade, circa 2500 BC Diameter: 32.5 cm whole piece, Diameter: 3.8 cm hole, Thickness: 1.5 cm John Ayers and Jessica Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 1010 Disc (bi) Stone Age About 2500 BC Round discs with a central hole are found in many graves.... 2014-08-29T19:23:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:07.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.42-1936 a421936 O39321 Disc (bi) true Variegated dark green and brown. Pattern consists of four groups of spirals, four in each group. ... China 2006AT6150 Liangzhu culture James Watt opinon 11/6/1987: Neolithic, one of the largest known. N.B. Carved... A ‘bi’ is a flat circular slab of jade with a central hole. An ancient Chinese text entitled the... 3 VA disc-bi-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006bf3682 jpg s Unknown Rose Kerr (ed), T T Tsui Gallery of Chinese Art and Design, V&A, 1991, photo p. 70. EAS 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 1500-1600 (made) Width: 15 cm, Depth: 8 cm, Height: 4.9 cm 17798 2014-08-29T20:29:30.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:30.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, with wooden stand. C.1127-1917 c11271917 O12631 Cup Cup for wine, green-grey jade delicately and intricately carved in openwork with foliage and... China 2006BF3682 Craig Clunas 13/08/1986: see register entry for 635-1875 for a discussion of this group of Ming... 3 cup-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2006at6138 jpg s Unknown Rose Kerr (ed), Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.6., photo,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee circa 2500 BC (made) Liangzhu 7 section cong Height: 20.4 cm Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Art (Burlington Fine Arts Club 01/01/1915-31/12/1915) 17802 2014-08-29T20:29:31.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:31.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.51-1936 a511936 O12647 Cylinder Variegated dark green and grey. A cong of 7 sections, the passage neatly hollowed out. The eyes... China 2006AT6138 Liangzhu culture James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Neolithic. Real ones are circular inside, with... A ‘cong’ is a jade cylinder that is square on the outside with a round perforation in the middle.... 3 cylinder-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006bf5067 jpg s Unknown Stanley Charles Nott, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages, London 1936, pl.VI Oriental Art in the... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 1200 BC (made) Shang ge with dark green markings on handle Length: 35 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) International Exhibition of Chinese Art (Royal Academy of Arts 01/01/1935-31/12/1936) China, room 44 17815 Halberd (ge) Shang dynasty About 1200 BC A jade halberd was not a weapon for combat but a... 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 9 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.71-1936 a711936 O12690 Blade true Pale green-brown dagger with dark green flecks. The central ridge of this ceremonial dagger is... China 2006BF5067 In ancient times the Chinese people made weapons from bronze and ceremonial objects from jade.... 3 VA blade-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -1196 -1205 view
view 2006bc1449 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 10 Rose Kerr (ed), T T Tsui Gallery of Chinese Art and Design,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2000 BC-1600 BC (made) Blade, shenmu shimao black yazhang, ca. 2000-1600 BC Length: 33.5 cm, Width: 7 cm across flanges, Thickness: 0.6 cm at butt China, room 44 17816 Blade (yazhang) Stone Age 2000-1600 BC Carved nephrite jade From Shenmu Shimao, north... 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved A.62-1936 a621936 O12691 Blade true The blade is concave on both sides and honed to a fine cutting edge. Black nephrite jade.... China 2006BC1449 from Shenmu Shimao, China An ancient Chinese text entitled The Zhouli (Rituals of Zhou) describes a 'zhang' as a ceremonial... 3 VA blade-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved -1600 -2005 view
view 2006ap0923 jpg s Unknown Davis, Frank. Chinese Jade, 1935, pl. 5. Nott, Stanley Charles, Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0220-12-31 206 BC- 220 AD (made) Head and the Partial Torso of a Horse, Nephrite jade, China, Han Dynasty Height: 14 cm, Width: 17.2 cm, Depth: 6.5 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) International Exhibition of Chinese Art (Royal Academy of Arts 01/01/1935-31/12/1936) China, room 44 18179 Head of horse Han dynasty 206 BC-220 AD Daoist faithfuls believed jade could preserve the body... 2014-08-29T20:31:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:29.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 11 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.16-1935 a161935 O14525 Horse head true Head, shoulers and the partial torso of a horse, grey-green with flocculent markings. Appears to... China 2006AP0923 Mr Ayres opinion, Ceramics: Han, or somewhat later. The purpose for which the carving was made is... Daoist faithfuls believed jade could preserve the body of the deceased. This jade horse was... 3 VA horse-head-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view
view 2006bc0198 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 40 EAS Salting bequest 1300-12-31 1100-01-01 12th century-13th century (made) Length: 11.6 cm Ayer and Rawson, Chinese Jades throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) 18863 2014-08-29T20:35:03.000Z 2014-08-29T20:35:03.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 yong bao to be treasured forever Nephrite jade, carved, with wooden stand C.1894&A-1910 c18941910 O16107 Cup Semi-translucent greenish-white straight-sided jade cup worked with low foot, the sides finely... China 2006BC0198 An imaginative and creative craftsman has modelled the two handles of this cup in the shape of a... 3 cup-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1100 view
view Unknown EAS 11th century BC-10th century BC (made) W. Zhou small pendant in shape of cicade/winged insect Length: 2.9 cm, Thickness: 0.6 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Purchase from the Percy D. Krolik collection, previously on loan to V&A 19204 2014-08-29T20:37:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:37:16.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade FE.104-1974 fe1041974 O110362 Cicada pendant Translucent yellowish-green with remains of cinnabar. Carved in the round with somewhat... China 3 cicada-pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -900 -1100 view
view 2006bg1844 jpg s Unknown A.S. Melikian-Chirvani, "Sa'ida-ye Gilani and the Iranian Style Jades of Hindustan", Bulletin of... SSEA Purchased from the Royal Asiatic Society 1613-12-31 1613-01-01 1613 (made) Wine cup of Jahangir, nephrite jade, Mughal, dated 1022 AH/1613-14. Height: 3.8 cm, Diameter: 8.8 cm The Indian Heritage: Court Life and Arts under Mughal Rule (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1982-31/12/1982) South Asia, room 41 The cup was bequeathed by N. B. Edmonstone to the Royal Asiatic Society and was with that part of... 19769 2014-08-29T20:40:46.000Z 2014-08-29T20:40:46.000Z 21.7866 South Asia, room 41, case 19 82.794762 Az shah-e Jahangir, jahan yaft-e nezam [sana 1022]/......../az aks-e sharab-e la;l rangesh... jade Nephrite jade IM.152-1924 im1521924 O18896 Wine cup true Shallow cup of dark green nephrite jade, with one handle in the shape of a cockerel's head and... India 2006BG1844 This wine cup of dark green nephrite jade was owned by the Mughal emperor Jahangir (r.1605-1627),... 3 VA jahangirs-jade-wine-cup-wine-cup-unknown 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z Jahangir's jade wine cup 1613 1613 view
view Unknown EAS ca. 2000 BC -1200 BC (made) Neolithic small square cong Height: 5.3 cm, Width: 5.3 cm 29596 2014-08-29T21:26:16.000Z 2014-08-29T21:26:16.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.38-1938 a381938 O39407 Cylinder (cong) Black-green with dark brown markings China RK/CC opinion 18/11/1986: shows signs of staining. Quite possibly post-archaic piece. James Watt... 3 cylinder-cong-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -1200 -2005 view
view 2006bc0912 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 33 EAS 0008-12-31 206 BC- 0008 (made) Winged Cup, Western Han dynasty Length: 15 cm, Width: 11 cm, Height: 2.4 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Bluett and Sons Ltd. Early Chinese Art, Cunliffe Collection, London, 1973, No. 97, pl. XX. China, room 44 Cunliffe collection, Garner collection previously on loan to V&A 30137 Winged cup Western Han dynasty (206-25 BC) Winged cups are also called 'ear cups'. They are... 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 3 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved FE.3-1985 fe31985 O34975 Winged cup true Worked into very thin and finely carved form, plain oval cup with two flange handles and oval... China 2006BC0912 This oval cup has two flanged handles and is sometimes called a 'winged cup' or an 'ear cup'. It... 3 VA winged-cup-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 8 -206 view
view 2006bc0199 jpg s Unknown Craig Clunas, 'Jade Carvers and their Customs in Ming China' in 'Transactions of the Oriental... EAS Salting bequest 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 1500-1600 (made) Cup with dragon handles, nephrite jade with wooden stand, China, 1500-1600 Length: 14.6 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 30139 Cup with dragon handles Ming dynasty 1500-1600 Carved nephrite jade Museum no. C.1812-1910... 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 3 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved, with wooden stand C.1812&A-1910 c18121910 O34977 Cup true Whitish with brown markings. A straight-sided cup with low foot and three handles in the form of... China 2006BC0199 The two handles of this cup are in the form of dragons. The craftsman, keen to show off his... 3 VA cup-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2013gm2448 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 39 EAS Salting bequest 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 1200-1300 (made) Diameter: 10.3 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jades throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 30141 Bowl Song-Yuan dynasty 1200-1300 Chinese craftsmen knew how to exploit the artistic potential of... 2014-08-29T21:27:44.000Z 2014-08-29T21:27:44.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 3 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved, with wooden stand C.1861&A-1910 c18611910 O34980 Bowl true Flocculent greenish-white spotted with brown. Of rounded conical form with delicate everted lip... China 2013GM2448 The brown specks on this bowl are caused by the presence of other minerals in the nephrite jade.... 3 VA bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1200 view
view 2006bc1446 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 29 EAS 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Jade clasp from a belt; China, 1600-1700, Ming-Qing dynasty Length: 11.2 cm Bought from Bluett 30646 2014-08-29T21:29:58.000Z 2014-08-29T21:29:58.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved FE.46&A-1981 fe461981 O35204 Buckle Very pale green jade clasp from a belt. Two pieces, one with an upward-curving hook, the other... China 2006BC1446 This belt buckle is made of very fine jade, which suggests that it was once the property of a man... 3 buckle-unknown 2014-03-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2006bc0193 jpg s Unknown Wilson, Ming. <u>Chinese Jades</u>. London: V&A Publications, 2004. p. 62, no. 66. EAS 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 1500-1600 (made) Seal-paste box with lid, carved nephrite jade, China, Ming dynasty, 1500-1600 Diameter: 6.3 cm, Height: 2.6 cm China, room 44 Bought from Sydney Moss 32786 Seal-paste box with lychee design Ming dynasty 1500-1600 The word for lychee is a pun for... 2014-08-29T21:39:44.000Z 2014-08-29T21:39:44.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 49 104.165649 nephrite Nephrite jade, carved FE.154-1988 fe1541988 O37316 Lidded box true Seal-paste jade box, cylindrical shape with a deep lid, carved with twelve lychee fruits with... China 2006BC0193 <b>From Register</b>: Craig Clunas 31-10-1988 A very similarly proportioned and decorated box... This small box was a container of seal paste, a red paste with which an artist or collector affix... 3 VA lidded-box-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1600 1500 view
view 2006bc1440 jpg s Unknown Bluett and Sons Ltd. <u>Early Chinese Art: Catalogue of the Cunliffe Collection Exhibition</u>.... EAS 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 1200-1300 (made) Paperweight in the form of a dog and puppy,China, 1200-1300 Length: 6.4 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at Stockholm 1963: A Comparative Study, BMFEA, No. 36 (1964), p. 157, pl. 33.3. China, room 44 Cunliffe collection, Garner collection previously on loan to V&A 32805 2014-08-29T21:39:49.000Z 2014-08-29T21:39:49.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved FE.4-1985 fe41985 O37611 Paperweight true Paperweight in the form of a dog and puppy; the dog with head turned back and up, holding the... China 2006BC1440 Dated as 'perhaps Song' piece by Desmond Gure in 'Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at... The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA paperweight-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1300 1200 view
view 2006at6145 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, 'Liangzhu Jades Rediscovered' in Oriental Art, Winter 1995/96, pp.2-8. EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 3200 BC-2200 BC (made) Liangzhu medium-size bi Diameter: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 4.4 cm hole, Thickness: 1 cm 34419 2014-08-29T21:43:45.000Z 2014-08-29T21:43:45.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.48-1936 a481936 O39358 Disc Variegated dark green and brown China 2006AT6145 Liangzhu culture This type of jade ring with a small central hole is known as a ‘bi’. Earlier examples, like this... 3 disc-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2200 -3205 view
view 2006bc1425 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 16 EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2000 BC-1500 BC (made) Notched disc, Nephrite jade, China, circa 2000-1500 BC Diameter: 13 cm 34427 2014-08-29T21:43:47.000Z 2014-08-29T21:43:47.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.45-1936 a451936 O39370 Notched disc Disc with severe notches, translucent light and dark green with dark striations. Thin and even,... China 2006BC1425 In the first few decades of the 20th century a fairly large number of jade rings with notches... 3 notched-disc-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -1500 -2005 view