Spunky Monkey Climbs Bamboo with Peach Honey Mossy Jadeite Pendant (JHP110)
Vintage old mine lao pit natural color jadeite pendant carving, bamboo with climbing monkey and peach. Size is 47x28mm and 6mm thick. There is more detail in the carving than the photo shows. It has smooth, high polish that reflects the light and makes it difficult to show the detail. Monkeys are lively and flexible, and symbol of protectors, including martial artists. Peach symbol of yin, woman. Bamboo symbol of flexibility and steadfastness.
Purchased directly from the jade carver during our China shopping trip in 2005.
Chinese Year of the Monkey in 2016