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Title

Jade: ornament

Description

One elongated gui-shaped yellow-brown jade ornament. Darker olive-brown-flecked vein. One end presents chevron cut-out; the other end is pointed. Two small holes; one pierced just above chevron apex and the other pierced just below the opposing point.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

61.94x12.86x3.15 (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.601

Usage Rights

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Period

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Collection

Citation

“Jade: ornament,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1136.