Chinese Carved Antique Jade Chime
A Large Pale Celadon Jade Chime.

An unusually large triangular form jade chime, carved with a pair of confronting openwork stylised archaistic dragons above a key fret border. To the lower section a ruyi sceptre elaborately entwined in ribbon.

The stone of pale celadon tone.

Length : 20.5 cm, 8 1/16” inches


Provenance: Private European collection


For a similarly carved but smaller jade chime see Beijing Hanhai auction 12/12/2010.

Qing Dynasty, 18th/19th century