This is a Chinese hand carved monkey pendant made from white jade. The jade is white with a slight greenish tint. It was expertly carved on both sides and has a nice polished finish. There is a large silver bail on the top. It is a one of a kind pendant, expertly carved from a single piece of natural jade. It has no cracks or chips. It is 35mm long and 20mm wide.
The Monkey is the 9th sign of Chinese Zodiac and is known to be cheerful and energetic by nature. People under the sign of the Monkey are wise, intelligent, confident, charismatic, loyal, inventive and have leadership qualities. In China, the monkey is widely perceived as smart and powerful. People often offer sacrifices to monkeys to pray for rain and even for sons. They have become an interesting part of Chinese culture and are much loved.
- Size: 35 x 20mm
- Weight: 10 Grams
- Excellent condition
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