A group of five hardstone decorations
The first a thinly sectioned oval dish shaped as a lotus leaf of gray-green jade marked with natural fissure lines, oatmeal and russet inclusions; the second an off-white jade archaistic sword slide with scrolled panel across the top (chipped); the third a richly colored black, russet and translucent agate pendant reticulated as a bird resting on flowering branches and garden rock, now mounted as a brooch (chipped); the fourth a greenish-white jade plaque of an eight-petaled blossom with cloud collar terminals and two drill holes to the center reverse; the fifth a thinly sectioned oval pendant of pale greenish-white jade reticulated as a flower basket.
2 1/2in (6.5cm) length of lotus dish
Chinese Works of Art
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