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Nephrite jade bi (or pi) with carved dragon and coins, engraved reverse.
2 ½” dia., ½” thick overall. Weight 75.30 g.
Translucent green nephrite jade bi (or pi) with brown inclusions. 2 3/8” dia. x 1/8” thick with 1” hole and 124 raised spirals per side.
Traditionally the bi disc is regarded as a ceremonial object associated with the worship of the heavens, comonly found in burials. The intent or purpose is not understood.