21 March 2013
A WHITE JADE SHAPED PENDANT PLAQUE
The plaque is carved on one side with a running boy carrying a large lotus stem, and on the reverse with the character xi (happiness), reserved on a matte ground within an oblong panel. The top is carved in openwork with a pair of confronted dragons.
2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm.) high
Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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