Keywords: WWII-era provenance

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Jade hound

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 …


Ancestor tablet

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