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I have several stones that i believe are high Quality jade.
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Hi Glenda: This is an intricate stone carving from China. It is not soapstone. My understanding is that it is a "Lucky Toad" which brings good fortune. Above the toad is a string of coins and beads in… read more
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I purchased this jade snuff bottle recently and it is
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I am wondering about the value of two jade necklaces that
I am wondering about the value of two jade necklaces that are being sold on an auction site. Here is what the listing says (and I'll post pictures): … read more
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I have a vase my dad purchased 1968 in Taiwan. I believe it
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Hope you are having a wonderful holidays. I have a question
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I have a piece of jade with Chinese inscriptions I would
I have a piece of jade with Chinese inscriptions I would like to know more about it so that I can list it for sale. It is oval in shape 2.5 inches by 1.5 inches it's very light green with what appears… read more
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S Jade on carved stand. This is another piece my parents
Robert S Jade on carved stand. This is another piece my parents acquired in China 1947. The jade is 3 1/8 diameter, 1/4" thick. The stand is 3 1/4" wide, 1 1/4" deep, 3 1/2" high. I would like a detai… read more
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I have a Jade statue of an old man holding a staff with a
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I have a wooden box with I think Japanese writing on the top
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I have a jade buddha which is 860cm in height, 220cm in width. Total
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I recently purchased 2 Chinese snuff bottles at an estate
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Hello Can you tell me if this is Nephrite Jade. I put a
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Hi, my husband and I just bought a blue or lavender Jadeite
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This elephant has sent me in a whirl wind. At first I thought
This elephant has sent me in a whirl wind. At first I thought maybe jade. He is heavy, cool to the touch but failed the scratch test. The scratch was very little noticeable. He is 8 1/2cm long and sta… read more
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I have inherited a large statue of horses carved out of jade.
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Chinese stone carving of a dragon. I have a stone dragon that
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I have a jade figurine of a lady and have been told it is from
I have a jade figurine of a lady and have been told it is from the Ming Dynasty. It was brought from China in the 1970s. It is 7+ inches tall and on a carved rosewood base. She is a very pale jade col… read more
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