According to Chinese Feng Shui, a jade ornament may be as a
talisman to put in your house and bring you good luck and fortune.
This jade ornament is carved double apples. Apple is the popular
fruit because of its peace-token. Especially the jade decoration,
it can be given as a gift, it can convey your wishes, you hope your
friends can be healthy and peace.
Jade carving dates back to the late Old Stone Age. By the late New
Stone Age, jade ornaments such as bi (pierced disc), zhui
(pendants), earrings and beads had appeared. In the Shang and Zhou
dynasties (11th century B.C.-256B.C), jade articles were used as
ritual objects and symbols of personal morality or political
Jade has been cherished by the Chinese as a symbol of many virtues.
Its hardness suggests firmness and loyalty, and its luster projects
purity and beauty. Typical of jade carving are flowers, birds,
animals, vases, incense burners, and human figures, especially
beautiful women from popular fairy tales and legends. The skill of
the craftsman is shown in his ability to make the best use of the
natural color and the shape of the raw material.