Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing

Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing

Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing
Jade was believed capable of standing for Heaven, the Earth, the east, the west, the south and the north and emperors. It can be messenger between Heaven and mankind. In the ancient times, Yu, Chinese character meaning jade, was the same with Wang (king). The three horizontal strokes stringed by a central vertical stroke represent Heaven, the Earth and mankind respectively. Hence yu, is always used in Chinese to call something precious and jade had always been treasured in China as the royal gemstone. Chinese people believed jade had supernatural power. Using jade wares and jade ornaments could resist invasion of evil influence and avoid evil apparitions and secure safety and auspiciousness. Hight: 7.5 cm, (3 inches). Width:3.5 cm. Thickness:1.5 cm. All items are professionally packed by us using bubblewrap & foam. And the item must be in its original condition. We will do our best to satisfy your request. The item “Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing” is in sale since Friday, December 11, 2009. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Snuff Bottles”. The seller is “mywebstore333″ and is located in shanghai. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Snuff Bottles
  • Primary Material: Jade
  • Region of Origin: China
  • Original/Repro: Original

Fine Nephrite Carved Snuff BottleFang Xing