19 September 2013
A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE RECTANGULAR PENDANT PLAQUE
One side of the white pendant retains small areas of russet skin and is carved in low relief with two bats in flight beside a fruiting peach tree growing from the side of a cliff above waves, and on the reverse with the shuangxi (double happiness) within an outer key-fret border, all below two confronted birds carved in openwork at the top.
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high
Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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