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Carved Jade of Ancient China

Alfred Salmony

Carved Jade of Ancient China

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Published by Antique Collectors Club Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rocks & Minerals,
  • Nature,
  • Antiques/Collectibles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11373284M
    ISBN 100906610036
    ISBN 109780906610039

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[Alfred Salmony]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Salmony, Alfred, Carved jade of ancient China (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Carved jade of ancient China. London: Han-Shan Tang. MLA Citation. Salmony, A. Carved jade of ancient China / by Alfred Salmony Han-Shan Tang London Australian/Harvard Citation.

Salmony, A.Carved jade of ancient China / by Alfred Salmony Han-Shan Tang London. Wikipedia Citation. The composition of jade. The jade stone used since ancient times in China is nephrite, a crystalline calcium magnesium silicate, which in its pure state is white but may be green, cream, yellow, brown, gray, black, or mottled because of the presence of impurities, chiefly iron Chinese used the generic term yu to cover a variety of related jadelike.

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In ancient China, archery was a very important requirement for hunting, warfare, and sport. Archer's rings have been found in China in tombs dating from years ago. One of the earliest archers ring found, which was made of jade, was in a tomb of the Yin Dynasty.

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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 gh deep and bright green jadeite is better known in Europe, for most of China's history, jade has come in a variety of colors and white "mutton-fat" nephrite was the most highly praised and prized.

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Still one of the absolutely best jade appreciation books, for its carefully selected examples and soft and true colors. Contents: Introduction, The physical properties of jadeite and nephrite, Where jade is found, China Persia and India, New Zealand, Pre-Columbian America, Chronological tables, Map of Jade in Asia, Notes on the illustrations.

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