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Title

Jade: ornament

Description

One approximately ring-shaped grey-white jade ornamental lug. Blue-brown vein. Possibly a handle broken off a vessel or receptacle. Outward-facing edge presents carved head of a serpent or reptile.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

61.25x37.85x29.96 (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.615

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Jade: ornament,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1137.