This bowl is carved from a soapstone that looks alot like Jade or Agate but is a softer stone that scratches with a steel blade. The bowl is very finely carved and polished with a tight footrim, and may actually be an old bowl carved from just an attractive stone. Condition: Good, softer than Jade. Height 7/8 Inches 2.2 cm. Width 4 3/4 Inches 12.0 cm. Some items we offer have age and wear, this wear due to age may include breaks, repairs, repainting, or restoration, we try to call this damage as well as possible but please refer to the photography for a full description. We try to identify and describe our items to the best of our ability however we are not experts and our estimates of age, period or attribution should be taken as speculation and not fact. Our descriptions are solely there to assist buyers finding the items and are not an accurate description of the item in all cases. Ultimately the pictures we take serve as our description. This fine antique is offered with a fair and reasonable fixed price, I trust my descriptions and photos detail this item to justify the asking price. If you do need information I have neglected to include, make an offer, or additional photos, please don’t hesitate to ask, I will do my best to comply. Thank you for looking! The item “Chinese Thinly Delicately Carved White Soapstone Jade Agate Like Dish” is in sale since Saturday, December 4, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Bowls”. The seller is “albanyantiques” and is located in Feura Bush, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Color: White
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Soapstone
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original