This is an awesome, excellently carved Urn made from Celadon Nephrite Jade with Mutton Fat and Russet inclusions. It is carved with a Xiezhi (Justice Beast) motive. Two of these mythical creatures are shown sprawling in a recumbent manner on the front and back of the vase, with two stylized creatures crawling up on the sides. It has Xiezhi head handles with rings placed in the manner of the four directional coordinates. The cover or lid displays a powerful horned Xiezhi creature on top that is adorned with double handles with rings. Excellently preserved original condition. Height: 8.5 inches (22.5cm), including Lid. Width: 4.5 inches (11.5cm). Please allow 5 to 7 days to receive them. If you have any questions, please inquire. The item “Chinese Carved Celadon Nephrite Jade Urn with Xiezhi Finial Lid” is in sale since Tuesday, February 5, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Snuff Bottles”. The seller is “forestangel12″ and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: Unknown
- Primary Material: Jade
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Celadon