A Jade Mythical Beast Pendant Necklace
necklace: approx. 104cm long;
pendant: 6.7cm long; 2.7cm wide; 1cm deep
The well-polished squatting mystical beast in yellowish jade with beautiful russet inclusions is deftly carved with great naturalism, featuring a pair of horns, pointed ears and almond eyes. This wonderful ancient jade carving from the Hongshan Culture of 4000–3000 BC has been turned into part of an elegant brown leather necklace accented with a pair of old agate beads and suspending small agate beads.