21 March 2013
A WHITE JADE SHAPED PENDANT
The pendant is of somewhat hexagonal shape and carved on one side with a lotus plant within a raised border, and on the reverse with a two-character seal, fu shou (happiness and longevity), while the pierced upper section is surmounted by a ruyi head. The semi-translucent stone is of even color.
2 3/16 in. (5.5 cm.) high
Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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