Belt Plaque | China | Ming dynasty (1368–1644) | The Met
Belt Plaque, 16th century. Ming dynasty (1368–1644). China. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902(02.18.387) | This work is exhibited in the “A Passion for Jade: The Heber Bishop Collection” exhibition, on view through June 19, 2016. #AsianArt100
Fine Chinese carved pale jadeite covered urn; the flattened form with a stand holding flower pot issuing forth large openwork blossoms of roses and chrysanthemums; the cover with tall branching peonies; the stone of translucent pale green; H: 9 1/4"; wire inlaid wood stand
Chinese Jade Censer (item #1201894, detailed views)
Chinese jade carving in the form of a tripod censer. The lid and handles contain superb intricate carvings of scrolled leaf like patterns with flower buds set in between the scrolled leaves. Age: 19th century Size: height 7.5" width 2.5" length 4.25"