|Lao keng or old mine jadeite|
Although amazingly thin, each piece is carved with intricate pattern of coin, flower or knot. The color is an attractive emerald green and is likely to be lao keng or old mine jadeite.
|Coin shaped buttons|
|Carved as flowers|
Each piece is razor thin, the thinness almost like jade 'to airy thinness beat...' . The largest flower measures 2 cm across.
|Razor thin, "like gold to airy thinness beat..."|
|Jade on the Shells|