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A rare Chinese Changsha waterpot in the form of a chicken.
A rare Chinese Changsha waterpot in the form of a chicken. – asianartlondon
The ancient Chinese considered jade the most precious of all materials, prizing it more than gold, silver or bronze. Sophisticated jade and lapidary production techniques had already been mastered by the Neolithic era, and the love of jade, which some anthropologists consider a defining characteristic of Chinese culture, has endured until the present day. The latter were used as weapons in Neolithic times because jade is a very hard stone, but probably served more as badges of office and emblems of rank. An exceptionally rare pale greyish-white jade figural pendant, Qin-han dynasty, 3rd-2nd century B. Arthur M.
Archaic jade carvings from the world’s greatest collections
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The light portion, Yang, is male, heaven, sun, light, vigor, penetration, dragon, monad, azure color, mountains and odd numbers. The dark half, Yin, represents the female, earth, moon, dark, quiescence, absorption, tiger, orange color, duad, valleys and even numbers. Northeast - Dragon - Thunder, moving exciting power East - Pheasant - Fire, sun, lightening, brightness, elegance Southeast - Goat - Still water, pleasure, complacent satisfaction South - Horse - Heaven, power, untiring strength Southwest - Cock - Wind, wood, penetration, flexibility. West - Pig - Moving water, moon, rain, difficulty, peril. Northwest - Dog - Mountains, hills, resting, arresting.