A YELLOW JADE 'ABSTINENCE' PLAQUE
A YELLOW JADE 'ABSTINENCE' PLAQUE

19TH CENTURY

Details
A YELLOW JADE 'ABSTINENCE' PLAQUE
19TH CENTURY
The pendant is carved in the form of a finger citron with leafy, flowering branches, with a round cartouche at the center enclosing two characters, zhai jie, 'abstinence'. The reverse is similarly inscribed in Manchu script. The stone is of an even pale yellow tone.
1 ¾ in. (4.5 cm.) long

Brought to you by

Michael Bass
Michael Bass

Check the condition report or get in touch for additional information about this

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report
;

More from Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art part I

View All
View All