Sapphire Table Screen with Feast Picture

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)
Diameter 21.6cm

Jade table screens were more popular furnishings in Qing Dynasty, which were mainly carved in the methods of incised lines and relief, generally inserted in wooden seats. The patterns on both sides from the center of this table screen were carved by using multi-level relief techniques. Long gallery, plantain, cinnamon, table, bench, and figureswere carved on the one side, and on the other side, landscape,, willows, boat and figures can be found., using the method of far mountains and near sceneries, therefore, it has distinct levels and refined techniques, and excellent polishing.