London, South Kensington
14 May 2010
A WHITE AND GREY JADE SABRE-TOOTH FORMED PENDANT
Of tapering and slightly arched form, carved and pierced with a band of ruyi between studs below a small coiled chilong to the top, the stone of a greyish-white tone with darker speckling
4in. (10.1 cm.) long
From an English private collection acquired in China in the 1940's.
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