Home / Vintage Asian Jewelry / Antique nephrite jade pendant with coral, carnelian and jade necklace
Antique Chinese nephrite jade open work carved plaque with butterfly and fish motif; with vintage natural Mediterranean salmon coral beads, old carved carnelian Chinese face beads and green jadeite beads. The carving was likely a garment or hat button or sew on ornament from 19th century China. Vintage sterling silver chain. Newly assembled from antique and vintage components from a collector's estate. The beads and carvings were purchased in Hong Kong in the 1970s. 19 inches in length. Nephrite jade pendant is 2-3/4 x 1-7/8 inches.