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Khotan Hetian Nephrite Jade Sculptures. Pair. Cockeral. Cock. Rooster. China.

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    This nephrite jade comes from the head waters of the Yurungkash River (Kulun Mountains), just north of the Hotan in the Xinjiang Province in western China. It’s color is a whitish green celadon.   Artisans carve and polish to a semi-opaque tone…. and then hand polish with… Continue reading

Happy Laughing Buddha / Budai in Bone, China

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Detail: Crafted in a Longhorn Bone composite. The Happy or Laughing Buddha is representative of “contentment” as well as luck and prosperity. Age and origin is unknown.

Hand Carved Bakota Fertility / Lucky Mask, Gabon Africa

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Beautifully hand carved from Gabon’s Bakota tribe. Many of these masks are made to enhance fertility and/or add luck with hunting and other ventures. Circa late-1900’s. Pristine condition. Stand not included.

Multiple Stone Carved Necklace, China

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Detail: A 29 inch strand of Austrian crystal, tiger eye, jasper, cloisonné beads PLUS a gorgeous piece of hand carved jade (representing JOY and LUCK). This is a new item, never used. Sorry, this item has been sold. CONTACT US for other items that have a similar profile.
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