hand carved NATURAL Green jadeite jade carved Guan Yu HEAD charm handmade pendant
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Guan Yu (160? - 220), the character cloud is long, original form immortal, Bingzhou east of the river Xie Xianren (now Shanxi Yuncheng), Han Nationality. Has been the object which always the folk honors offers sacrifice, Three Kingdom era Shuhan renowned military officer, former general, Hanshou pavilion marquis, strategist, head of the five tiger general. After dying, folk esteem, also experiences a generation of royal government to praise seals, is presented by the human is the sage guan god, Buddhism is called the garden Bodhisattva, the polite name is "the Duke Guan". Is honored by afterward ruler is "the honorific title of guanyu", with the number is "the article Saint" Kong Zi shares the honor. Has "the great distance walks rides only" "starts a solo run" "warms up wine cuts China male" charming story.
"Romance of the Three Kingdoms" by Luo Guanzhong book will focus on the characters describe Guan Yu Cheng Ji Swinhoe Lvbu after the first three skills. Huaxiong chopped (Sun Jian killing), Zhu Wen Chou (the killing Cao Cao), all record Guan Yu in the hood on the images. And extremely vivid description, "Wen liquor chopped Huaxiong" the story spread through the ages. This image, quite "Wu Sheng," the wind.
In addition to the jade's color, the depiction of the carving has significance also. In general, most Chinese jade carvings represent animals, parts of animals, or mythical animals. Some of the favorite jade depictions are of horses, tigers, rabbits, birds, bats, fish, toads, tortoises, dragons, unicorns, phoenixes, and hydras. Gods and god like characters are also represented. Most of the animals depicted are usually more god like and represents natural forces more than they represent the animal.
Jade is thought to be able to help a person just by being in contact with it. The feel of cool jade is said to elevate and purify thoughts, to quiet the mind, and to induce a state of contemplation. It is also believed that frequent handling of jade will cause the stone to grow even more beautiful in sheen. According to one Chinese proverb, "Jade is cool because it comes from the essence of clear mountain streams." Science says that jade is cool to the touch because it is a non-conductor.
JADE, or "yu" in Chinese is also known as the "Stone of Heaven". Comes in many fine nuances of green, but also in shades of white, black, grey, orange, yellow and violet tones, Jade is a desired stone prized for thousands of year in China for its protective powers and healing qualities. It is also said to stimulate creativity and mental agility, and enhance one's health.
- Shape / Type: Pendant / Charm
- Material / Gem: Jadeite Jade / Fei Cui
- Grade / Type: 100% Grade A / Type A / Class A
- Shipping/Handling FREE for standard int'l shipping (10-18 days delivery)
- Refractive Index: 1.66 - 1.67
- Specific Gravity: 3.33 - 3.34
- Color & Variety: dark green Color, Icy Variety
- Size: ~ 49 x 27 x 7.5 mm
- Weight ( g / ct ): ~ 37.9 g / 149.5 ct
- Luster: Glassy Luster
- Surface Texture: Medium Grain
- Condition: Excellent
- Accessory: With adjustable necklace cord
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For example, you order has 3 items:
Item #1, a jade pendant, chargeable weight is 100grams
Item #2, a jade necklace, chargeable weight is 100grams
Item #3, a jade bangle, chargeable weight is 200grams
The total of chargeable weight is: 100+100+200=400grams
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