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Title

Jade: pendant

Description

One blue-white jade pendant comprising thirteen individual pieces carved into the forms of birds and fishes. Obverse and reverse of pieces present incised details. Pendant components joined with fine metal chain links. Upper part of pendant suspended via three loops of red-brown cord worked into a braided pattern.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

89x32x3.6

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.536

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Jade: pendant,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1131.