Jack Nelis Antiques

Chinese Late Qing Silver Necklace

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1920: Item # 1384297
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The lock pendant with a very fine de oration of a Taoist saint on a horse, a servant with an umbrella and a pavillion or temple. The backside with characters ood luck, prosperity, protection etc. Necklaces like this were given as protective amulets to babies and women. Ca. 19th to early 20th century. The lock pendant 6,5 x 4,5 cm. The necklace 5 cm. High quality silver with nice age wear and patina. From a Dutch private collection.