Classic Chinese Statues

Stone Relief Chinese music band 1,000 years ago – Stone relief unearthed in 1994 from a late Tang Dynasty tomb in Quyang County, Hebei Province. The musical instruments featured in the wall sculpture include harp, zither, pipa, clapper, block drum, various reed pipes and flutes. Clay Statues A clay tomb guardian unearthed from Ankang, Shaanxi Province, the product of Southern Dynasty […]

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China’s Unique Jade Culture

A Jade Rope   Emerald carving by ancient Chinese craftsman, a collection of Forbidden City Museum. COMMENTS FROM MINDS March 17, 2020 Eric It looks like a piece of rope dyed gree. But remarkable work with the praying mantis. All Things Chinese A fake transformation from stone (earth) or plant (wood). It might result in something imperishable but eternally lifeless. […]

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Hongshan Red Hill Archaeological Site

The Hongshan Red Hill culture existed during the so-called Neolithic era in the period between 4700 BC to 2900 BC. A large number of jade artifacts, dating back to 5,000 years ago, were unearthed recently. The scope of the ancient Red Hill Cultural archaeological sites includes north of Hebei province, part of Inner Mongolia province and part of former Manchuria region, […]

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