A rare Imperial green jade musical stone, qing
Incised Qianlong seven-character mark corresponding to AD 1764 and of the period
The thick spinach-green stone with one longer tapering side, pierced with a circular suspension hole, each face gilt with a pair of writhing five-clawed dragons amidst clouds, the upper edge of the longer side inscribed with two characters reading Gu xi, the shorter side inscribed Qianlong ershijiunian zhi (made in the twenty-ninth year of Qianlong).
48.9cm (19¼in) wide
Chinese Works of Art
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