~ Chinese Qing Dynasty Jade Pendant Of A Boy With A Carp ~
This is a delightful jade carving of a boy lying on a lotus leaf, holding a carp.
The carving has some lovely detail including cross hatching and even the underside is carved.
The jade is a light celadon green turning to a darker shade to one edge.
The carving has a hole for hanging as a pendant.
A 19th century example.
~ Dimensions ~
The piece measures 2 inches (5cm) by 2 inches (5cm) and 1 inch (2.6cm) high. It weighs 67g.
~ Condition ~
The item is in lovely condition with just one tiny chip to the edge by the carps main body. It has an acceptable degree of wear as befits its age.