Pair of small jade bowls China nephritis nineteenth century

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G10 37

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Pair of small bowls or nephrite jade *, from China, vintage late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

These bowls are in good condition, they are of outstanding quality.

A note: tiny micro-scratches and wear of time, see pictures.

* The Nephritis

is a rock composed mainly of a variety of amphibole, actinolite. This is one of the two rocks called jade, the other being jadeitite, composed mainly of jadeite, a variety of pyroxene. Nephritis is an ornamental stone, used in a wide variety of jewelry and decorative items.

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  • Diamètre 10 cm
  • Height 4,9 cm