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London Fine Ltd
London Fine Ltd is located in Hele, United Kingdom

Antique Ceremonial Axe, Chinese, Jade, Decorative Tool, Shang Dynasty Taste

REF: 18.7056 / LA331064
£845
€949
$1154
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Description
This is an antique ceremonial axe. A Chinese, mottled caramel jade decorative tool redolent of the Shang Dynasty, dating to the mid-19th century, circa 1850. Striking colouration catches the eye Displays a desirable aged patina Heavily mottled caramel jade in very good order Hand-carved decorations abound Revivalist inspiration from the decorative style of the Shang Dynasty (circa 1556 to 1046 BC) The axe crafted in the form of a wonderfully caricature dragon carp's head Chamfered blade edge affords safe handling and appreciation Copious carved details decorate the handle This is a fascinating antique ceremonial axe, with superb jade figuring and pleasing hand-carved details. Sure to delight, delivered polished and ready to display and hold. Dimensions: Max Width: 12.5cm (5'') Max Depth: 2.5cm (1'') Max Height: 20cm (7.75'') We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques. We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment. Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help. Our Ref: 18.7056

measurements

Height:
20 cm
Width:
12.5 cm
Depth:
2.5 cm

declaration

London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Antique Ceremonial Axe, Chinese, Jade, Decorative Tool, Shang Dynasty Taste (LA331064) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1850

condition

Presented in very good antique condition.

additional info

Material:
Jade
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1850

delivery

We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment.

location

This Antique Ceremonial Axe, Chinese, Jade, Decorative Tool, Shang Dynasty Taste is located in Hele, United Kingdom

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