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    Posted 9 years ago

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    Here is an Antique Chinese White Jade Pendant. It measures approximately 2 1/4" in diameter. Again not sure about the characters but it is Chinese and I believe 19th century,

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    1. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 9 years ago
      jwendell, or one of the other Asian experts, might be able to help you with the ID, I just wanted to say it's a lovely piece.
    2. noob, 9 years ago
      It's probably 'shou' ('longevity') again.

      There are at least 975 different variations of 'shou' on a very famous vase made for the Kangxi emperor's birthday. It's completely covered with 10,000 written characters, 9999 of which are 'shou'.

      If you're determined, you can perhaps run through all the characters and find a match. ;)
    3. kyratango kyratango, 9 years ago
      Beautiful pendant, the two sides carving is sign of age and quality :-)
    4. davezquanw davezquanw, 9 years ago
      This piece has better potential than others for quite some time. However, best to get it checked out in person by a reputable auction house. There are pieces out there molded by material that looks similar to nephrite and photo images could distort the actual presentation.
    5. Stillwater Stillwater, 9 years ago
      Hey davezquanw, take a look at this!

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