WISDOM AND GOOD FORTUNE. The jade carving traditional techniques features tri-dimensional, circular-carving and line-carving, lattice-carving, and openwork-carving etc. Our craftsman used various forms such as human figures, flowers, birds and animals. The diversification of jade carving means different meaning. Gourd means good fortuneand salary increase. Various varieties of melon means good fortune. Pumpkinmeans good fortune. Corn means to get a good harvest. Peach means health and longevity. Peanutthey all means good fortuneand descendants stretches. Applemeans harmony and peace. Cabbagemean you will become more rich. Flower means rich and noble. Pineand Crane, means health and longevity. Bamboo means that life gets better day by day. Batmeans good fortune. Dragon or Kylin dragon, is amazing animal in Chinese mythologyit means auspicious. Phoenixis the divine bird in legend, which means to have eternal life. Pixiu is an amazing animal in Chinese mythologyAccording to legend, It can bring wealth to the wearer. Micecan bring people wealth. Gold Toad forgcan bring people wealth. Pigdogcan bring people wealth. Snake means auspicious and long-term development. Fish or gold fish means you will become more rich. Monkey means promotion and become a great leader. Cicada means wisdom, knowledge or get good grades of exam. Butterflymeans good fortuneand descendants stretches. Spidermeans will bring good luck to you. Crab means your will get wealth from all directions. Crane, turtle, they are all means health and longevity. The history of Chinese people use jade as long as 7,000 years. In ancient China, only the emperor and the nobility are eligible to wear the jade accessories, because it symbolizes the noble identity. Chinese people used to say: Gold has a price but jade is priceless, that means, jade is extremely expensive gem. All of natural jade has a little flaws, It is a symbol of the world are not 100% perfect. According to traditional Chinese medical theory that People nourish jade, jade nourish people, The people can luster the jade that they wear, meanwhile, because Jade mine is buried in the ground for hundreds of millions of years, It rich in a variety of useful Element, It can bring health to people. Longevity of the emperor in ancient China, they are usually using the Jade. Jade is characterized by warm and moist, therefore it represents a philosophy of moderation that be Called Tai Chi in China. The chinese people used to say :People would rather like a jade broken, but reluctan to maintain the integrity just like a brick, that means, If a person has not the strength to defeat the threats of evil, then he willing to sacrifice, but he was always able to maintain the spirit free from humiliation. Jade is a amulet: It is said that jade there is a capacity of memory, recognize their own masters, If the jade is broken in a accident, which means it suffered a disaster instead of their master, Therefore, we usually wrapped the broken jade up with red paper, and properly preserved. The item “3 intricate carved Ancient Chinese White jade Cicada and Butterfly” is in sale since Saturday, December 14, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Necklaces & Pendants”. The seller is “johnjay5″ and is located in Lititz, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Featured Refinements: Hetian Jade Chinese
- Region of Origin: China
- Primary Material: Jade
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: White
- Type: Necklaces & Pendants