Hetian nephrite jade carved butterfly pendant. Color is a celadon green. Very good pierced carving. Measures approximately 2 inches high and 2.25 inchs wide. Weighs 51.5 grams. Free neck cord on request. The butterfly has considerable meaning in both Chinese and Western culture. In the West the butterfly symbolizes hope and endurance. In Chinese culture the butterfly symbolizes young love and the lasting bond between lovers. This is a lovely pendant suitable for both men and women. This piece dates from the late 19th/early 20th century.
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