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Title

Jade: bead

Description

One cylindrical green jade bead. Outer surface presents carved relief decoration of stylised dragons. Hole pierced through longitudinal axis. Tapers slightly towards upper end.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

17x63mm (dia x thickness)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.583

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Jade: bead,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 27, 2019, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/862.