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Title

Jade: pendant

Description

One white jade pendant in the form of a bird. Light brown vein. Obverse presents carved head of bird standing proud of flat body with swept-back wings and tail. Small hole pierced in upper part of right wing.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

19.32x16.90x9.32 (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.528

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Jade: pendant,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 24, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1129.