Natural Glow of Chinas Luminous Jade Wine Cups New in Original Box

Category Antiques Asian Antiques China Glasses & Cups

Current price $22.49

Listing type Fixed Price Item

Location Wheeling, Illinois 60090 US

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Seller janes_jungle_safari (13833)

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Region Of Origin China

Color Mottled Dark Green

Age Unknown

Primary Material Jade

Maker Jiuquan

Original/Reproduction Antique Original

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Set of 2
Natural Glow
China's Luminous Jade Wine Cups ( Spelled Luminuous on the box)
New in Original Box- Some light wear on the outside of the box due to age.
Cups are 2.5" Tall and 1.5" Wide
The appeal of Jiuquan’s famous cups is not just aesthetic, though.
They are also very hardy and able to withstand very hot and cold temperatures without breaking.
Their durability, unusual raw materials and a complicated crafting process makes
Jiuquan’s luminous cups an expensive craft.
With a marbled, mottled dark green colour and flecks of sparkle, luminous cups get their characteristic appearance from a type of jade found in the Qilian mountains of northwest China’s Qinghai Province.
Craftspeople in Jiuquan still make 'luminous cups', as they did two thousand years ago. Nowadays, they are popular as a souvenir from the area__
International Buyers – Please Note: Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.__

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