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This question is for S I have a vessel that is made of one
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Judith on Antiques, I have a sculpture that appears to be
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Hello Can you tell me if this is Nephrite Jade. I put a
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I have 2 Buddha heads i got from a 1.4 million $ estate sale
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This elephant has sent me in a whirl wind. At first I thought
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