An amber pendant
Late Qing dynasty
The large amber pendant carved with a pair of egrets perching on rockworks below leafy branches issuing flowering chrysanthemum, the amber of a rich honey tone, mounted as a necklace with eighteen circular and six graduated openwork oval beads enclosing floral vignettes.
108cm long. (the pendant 7cm).
- Please note that the English caption is correct - the material is amber, not as described in the Chinese caption.