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Jade

Scope note

Hard, fine-grained rock composed either of jadeite or nephrite and usually having a color ranging from dark green to green-white; it takes a high polish and has long been used for jewelry and ornamental objects.

This term has 214 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material
Object category

Getty AAT term number

300011119

Broader Terms used

metamorphic rock

Narrower Terms used

Bi
Cong

Term used for

jadestone

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Plaque

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Carver: Unknown

Bowl

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Maker: Unknown

Bowl

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Maker: Unknown

Snuff bottle

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Production: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Carving

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Maker: Unknown

Vase and cover

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Animal figure

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Maker: Unknown

Ring

Maker(s)

Carver: Unknown

Vase and cover

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Brush washer

Maker(s)

Carver: Unknown

Bowl

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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