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Jade: pendant


One white jade pendant. Grey-brown vein. In the shape of a biĀ embellished with a carved crouching lion on the upper edge and a smaller carved crouching lion on the lower edge. Tail of upper lion extends into obverse face; tail of lower lion extends into reverse face. Small circular central hole. White cord threaded through gap between upper lion's body and bi.

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Physical Dimensions

35x47x8mm (l x w x h)

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“Jade: pendant,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed December 10, 2023, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/495.