Vintage Chinese carved nephrite horse pendant with antique carved nut beads on silk cord pdgm143(e)
Vintage Chinese carved nephrite horse pendant with antique carved nut
Vintage Chinese nephrite jade horse pendant, absolutely amazing carved piece of jade. The unusual theme of this pendant is a leaping horse on a swirling background of clouds. The horse is one of the members of the Chinese zodiac, and this pendant was probably carved with the theme of the zodiac in mind. The back of the pendant features a gourd, a traditional Chinese symbol of good luck. the pendant measures 1-7/8" x 1-1/4". This beautiful pendant is strung on hand dyed silk cord with 4 antique Chinese finely carved nut beads. The top bead is a cinch so that the length of the cord may be adjusted up to 34".