Chinese collection

Item LL 9521

Accession no: LL 9521
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Paper-weight
Materials: Malachite
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: L. 9 cm

Description: An agglomerate of malachite, roughly resembling a tortoise in shape.

R.L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain & Wedgewood Pottery with Other Works of ceramic Art, London: B.T Batsford, Ltd, 1928, No. 825.