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Jade container with a lid, griffin handles and dragons. Chinese writings on the body and lid. Western Zhou. 500 BC 12 "× 9"

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ca. 1100-1000 BCE. Carved Jade Pendant, Coiled Dragon with tail in its mouth. Such items were buried with the owner. Western Zhou Dynasty. China. V&A (C.T. Loo, no find spot)

A CHICKEN-BONE JADE ARCHAISTIC RHYTON MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY supported by a dragon fish, carved on one side with a leaping chilong to form the handle, decorated with a wide band 'comma curls' around the center below key fret around the rim

LARGE CHINESE CARVED JADE COVERED VASE ~ Measures 12" tall 9" wide depicting birds and flowers comes with fitted base