The first is carved on one side with a gourd hanging from a pine tree, the reverse with a crane standing amidst peaches and lingzhi fungus; the second is carved on one side with a bat surrounding two peaches, the reverse with a Chinese coin inscribed tai ping tong bao. Both stones are of an even pale greyish-green tone.
2½ in. (6.1 cm.); 2¼ in. (5.6 cm) across

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