Lot 20    

Jade Chinese Openwork Pendant
1/27/2012 - Asian Art
Chinese. A pale celadon jade openwork teardrop-shaped pendant having a dragon surrounded by foliage within a central medallion, with an outer ring of scrollwork. Unmarked; lg. 2.25 in. (5.7 cm).

Provenance:  

Estate of Richard C. Friedman, Shaker Heights, OH.


Condition:  
Adhered to frame. Minor nicks and hairlines. Some wear to edges.

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