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Title

Jade: cong

Description

One grey-green jade cong. Brown-flecked vein. Obverse and reverse present inner ring relief superimposed on square outer cross-section. Two opposing sides present decorative dragons in shallow relief; the other two opposing sides present an arrangement of lunates and dots in shallow relief.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

60x89x93mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.488

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Jade: cong,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 27, 2019, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/729.