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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 611

    A PALE CELADON JADE BELT HOOK MOUNTED AS A MAGNIFYING GLASS AND A SMALL SPINACH JADE CUP

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON JADE BELT HOOK MOUNTED AS A MAGNIFYING GLASS AND A SMALL SPINACH JADE CUP
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The belt hook is carved with a chilong crawling along the shaft, confronting a dragon-head terminal and is applied with a white metal-mounted magnifying glass. The cup is carved to one side with a leafy branch forming the handle.
    The largest, 7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private UK Collection, acquired between 1967-2000.