Chinese Whitish Grey Nephrite [S.G.=2.95] Man-Beast Figurine
This light grey nephrite stone [specific gravity = 2.95] has been carved into a man-beast statue or idol. It stands about 3 3/4 inches tall…..maybe 1 1/4 of an inch wide at the widest point. The nephrite is hard and glossy…..scratch tested with a Victorian carbon steel lancet. It weighs about 174 grams.