13 September 2018
A WHITE JADE 'BUTTERFLY' PLAQUE
The plaque is carved in openwork on each side as a stylized butterfly with finely detailed body and spread wings, with a flower above the mouth and scrolling leaves flanking the sides. The semi-translucent stone is of very pale greenish-white color.
3 1/16 (7.8 cm.) wide
Lizzadro Collection, Elmhurst, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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