Antique Chinese Carved Jade Openwork Cloud Scroll Ornament Pendant Plaque. Hongshan Culture. Carved With Spectacular Details. Overall With A Soft Silky Polish And Patina. Several Areas Of Encrustation On Its Edges. Spinach Green Color With Brown Highlights. Approximately 5 3/4" Wide x 3" High x 3/8" Deep. Hongshan Culture (4700 - 2920 BC).
For A Similar Cloud Scroll Ornament Pendant:
Christie's Hong Kong The Chang Wei-Hwa Collection of Archaic Jades, Part I - Neolithic Period November 27, 2019 - Sale # 17742 - Lot #2711:
A GREEN JADE ‘CLOUD-SCROLL’ ORNAMENT
HONGSHAN CULTURE, CIRCA 4000-3000 BC
The jade is carved and pierced as a single unit of a cloud-scroll with subsidiary arched segments protruding from four corners. The top is pierced with a circular aperture.
5 in. (12.3 cm.) long, box
Lantien Shanfang Collection, acquired in 1997 in Taipei
HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000
Price realised HKD 175,000 22,355 USD