~ Chinese Ching Dynasty Nephrite Jade Cylindrical Lidded Brush Pot ~
A lovely hand carved jade cylindrical vessel with lid, it dates to Ching Dynasty or earlier.
The nephrite jade is a light grey in colour; the lid and bottom are of black jade. There are carvings of mythical creatures and other decorations around the pot.
~ Dimensions ~
The base has a diameter of 3 inches (7.2 cm), the height with the lid measures 5.75 inches (14.8 cm) & the height without the lid measures 4.75 inches (12 cm). It weighs 530g
~ Condition ~
The piece is in great condition with no cracks or chips.