Chinese jades from Han to Chʻing by James C. Y. Watt

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Published by Asia Society, in association with J. Weatherhill in New York .

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Statementby James C. Y. Watt.
ContributionsAsia House Gallery.
LC ClassificationsNK5750 .W37
The Physical Object
Pagination235, [1] p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4105440M
ISBN 100878480579, 0878480560
LC Control Number80020115

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Language: Chinese Digital Format: Books   Jade refers to an ornamental mineral, mostly known for its green varieties. It can refer to either of two different silicate minerals: nephrite (a silicate of calcium and magnesium in the amphibole group of minerals), or jadeite (a silicate of sodium and aluminium in the pyroxene group of minerals).

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= 良玉藏珍. 战汉篇 = Fine Chinese jades from the Brian Li collection / 姜涛编著. Author/Creator: Jiang, Tao (Archaeologist), author. 姜涛 (Archaeologist), ://. The earliest Chinese jade is from the early Neolithic period Hemudu culture in Zhejian Province (about – BCE).

Jade was an important part of ritual contexts in the middle to late Neolithic periods, such as the Hongshan culture that existed along the Lao River and the Liangzhu culture in the Tai Lake region (both date between – BCE).This period of years witnessed the meteoric rise of bronze from the relative obscurity of the Erlitou period to the vital position it occupied by the time of the Shang/Yin period.

In its Han to Song Chinese Jades. Brian S. McElney. Pages The Glorious Age of Chinese Jades. Yang Boda. Pages Post Chinese Jades. Robert Frey. Pages About this book. Introduction. FOREWORD RECUMBENT HORSE Chinese, Ming Dynasty.

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