Vase in the Form of Archaic Hu

Pale greenish-white jade with brown markings | 14.4cm | 1700s

Unknown Artist

The square vase made entirely of jade imitates a ceramic or metal type with a corded string around its shoulder. Superbly carved are also the rings that hang loosely in handles held by feline animal heads.

Credit: Severance and Greta Millikin Collec...
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