Pr Of Palatial Carved Jadeite Phoenix Sculptures
Pair of incredible Chinese fully relief carved jadeite sculptures depicting phoenix birds perched on rock formations with intricate depictions of flowers and lingzhi sprouting from the rocks. Large branches of flowers draped across phoenix's back. A young phoenix bird can be seen near the base with two smaller birds flying near the flowers. Masterfully crafted. Stunning glowing mottled translucent white jadeite with apple green and lavender jadeite colors. 19th century. Each includes fitted high quality Lucite display cases. Each measures approx. 29" height x 13 1/2" width (73.6cm x 34.3cm). Total jadeite weight of 38.84 kilograms / 85.62 pounds.