Classification: Jade

2,335 objects
S2012.9.4666

Jade hound

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2012.9.4666

Recling hound with long tail curled to rest on his haunch. Head lies on his forepaws brought together in front. His backbone is delineated as a knobby spine with small, raised circlets suggesting individual vertebrae, and carving suggests a ribcage. The head has floppy ears, wide-set, open eyes, and a broad grin. The jade is …

F1939.31

Ancestor tablet

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1939.31

Handle (one corner chipped) of slightly translucent, dark, gray-green nephrite; the tang pierced for attachment.

S2012.9.1075

Mask

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2012.9.1075
S2012.9.1283

Mask

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2012.9.1283