Two Archaistic Jade Carvings
Both of typical form rendered from smooth and undecorated stone; the first, a small bi disc; the second, a cong
tallest height 4.5" — 11.5 cm.
No condition problems noted
Chinese Jade Carvings and Works of Art from the Estate of Dean S. M. Field. Dean Fields (1917-2001) initially worked for the H. Forth Gem Lab before becoming the head gem buyer for the T. Eaton Co., for which he traveled to China numerous times in the late 1950’s. Afterwards, he was one of the founders of the Canadian Gemological Association and opened up the Real & Rare Gallery on Yonge Street in Toronto.