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Fashion items favored by ancient beauties[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-06-22 ]
...nt denoting noble status. The buyao hairpin was generally made of gold in the shape of a dragon or phoenix, and decorated with pearls and jade. The main feature of a buyao was its pendants that swing as the wearer moved, which requires the wearer to walk elegantly. Buyao was popu...

Fashion items favored by ancient beauties[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-06-22 ]
...nt denoting noble status. The buyao hairpin was generally made of gold in the shape of a dragon or phoenix, and decorated with pearls and jade. The main feature of a buyao was its pendants that swing as the wearer moved, which requires the wearer to walk elegantly. Buyao was popu...

Fashion items favored by ancient beauties[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-06-22 ]
...nt denoting noble status. The buyao hairpin was generally made of gold in the shape of a dragon or phoenix, and decorated with pearls and jade. The main feature of a buyao was its pendants that swing as the wearer moved, which requires the wearer to walk elegantly. Buyao was popu...

Fashion items favored by ancient beauties[1]- Shandong Culture

[ 2017-06-22 ]
...nt denoting noble status. The buyao hairpin was generally made of gold in the shape of a dragon or phoenix, and decorated with pearls and jade. The main feature of a buyao was its pendants that swing as the wearer moved, which requires the wearer to walk elegantly. Buyao was popu...

Fashion items favored by ancient beauties[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-06-22 ]
...nt denoting noble status. The buyao hairpin was generally made of gold in the shape of a dragon or phoenix, and decorated with pearls and jade. The main feature of a buyao was its pendants that swing as the wearer moved, which requires the wearer to walk elegantly. Buyao was popu...

Vase that was likely gifted by Qianlong Emperor breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-21 ]
...ie's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros ended up selling for 630,000 euros in 2012. The jade seal would have been used to mark officia...

Developing a passion for paddling

[ 2017-06-21 ]
...rents; they learn about sticking to it. The biggest thing we preach - it's consistency through life that gets you where you want to be." Jade Howson, a 14-year-old from Laguna Beach, California, is no stranger to Pacific Paddle Games. After three years training with The Paddle A...

Vase that was likely gifted by Qianlong Emperor breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-21 ]
...ie's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros ended up selling for 630,000 euros in 2012. The jade seal would have been used to mark officia...

Vase that was likely gifted by Qianlong Emperor breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-21 ]
...ie's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros ended up selling for 630,000 euros in 2012. The jade seal would have been used to mark officia...

Vase that was likely gifted by Qianlong Emperor breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-21 ]
...ie's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros ended up selling for 630,000 euros in 2012. The jade seal would have been used to mark officia...

Qing Dynasty vase breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-20 ]
...ie's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros sold in 2012 for 630,000 euros. The jade seal would have been used to mark official documents....

Qing Dynasty vase breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-20 ]
...e's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros sold in 2012 for 630,000 euros. The jade seal would have been used to mark official documents....

Qing Dynasty vase breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-20 ]
...e's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros sold in 2012 for 630,000 euros. The jade seal would have been used to mark official documents....

Crystal utensils keep the scorching heat away[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-06-20 ]
...with crystal chain from Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). [Photo/Official Weibo account of the Palace Museum] Crystal was also called "water jade", "thousand-year ice" in ancient times, as it is pure as water and clear as ice. People at that time preferred to use crystal items, such...

Qing Dynasty vase breaks Irish record at auction

[ 2017-06-20 ]
...e's auction house in London. The previous Irish record was set at an auction held by Sheppards in which a matchbox-sized piece of carved jade with a guide price of 4,000 to 6,000 euros sold in 2012 for 630,000 euros. The jade seal would have been used to mark official documents....

Inside the tomb of the emperor

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...d long been reduced to bones. But the items found inside the coffins, including brocaded fabrics and accessories made of silver, gold and jade, stunned the archaeological world in China and beyond. However, due to inadequate conservation techniques, many precious objects, fabric...

Tomb's story of love, exile, life and death

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...g right beside the three coffins when they were opened, had a close view of the corpses. "The hairpins Xiaojing wore were mostly made of jade, and Xiaoduan's were gold. As for the emperor, he was wearing a black bamboo-woven hat with gold dragon decorations. Judging from the bon...

Han treasures bring kings to life

[ 2017-05-24 ]
...aterial that could ensure immortality. The suit, which was excavated in 1994 in Peng Cheng, consists of 4,248 tiles, more than any other jade suit discovered to date. One of the earliest ever made (circa 175 BC), it is bound with a rare gold thread, signifying the highest of ra...

Wu Jing set to release sequel to 'Wolf Warrior'

[ 2017-05-23 ]
...ber of action films. The sequel will open in Chinese mainland theaters on July 28. The cast of the film includes Hong Kong actress Celina Jade, Chinese mainland actors Wu Gang and Zhang Han, and cross-talk performer-turned actor Yu Qian. Wu Gang, who did nearly one month of train...

Antiques fair in Hong Kong going strong even after decade

[ 2017-05-23 ]
...rved at royal court. The objects were loaned from collectors. The fair will see lectures on porcelain, jade wares and collecting. Tea experts from Japan and China's Hong Kong and Taiwan will demonstrate tea...
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