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Title

Quartz daigou

Description

One slender serpentine translucent yellow-gold quartz daigou. Darker yellow-gold vein. Upper part of obverse presents carved head of a dragon. Obverse body presents serpentine relief carving of a dragon.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

110.74 x 26.44 x 24.87mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1971.16

Usage Rights

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Citation

“Quartz daigou,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 25, 2019, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/152.