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Jade: qiao


One translucent green jade scabbard chape or qiao. Brown-green vein. Flat top edge widening to curved base. Obverse and reverse decorated in three bands; upper and lower bands exhibit incised serpentine pattern; central band exhibits relief-carved grain pattern. Three holes in top with pink cord threaded through.

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54x39x15mm (l x w x h)

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“Jade: qiao,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 8, 2022, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/375.