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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 829

    A PALE CELADON JADE 'DRAGON' BELT HOOK

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON JADE 'DRAGON' BELT HOOK
    19TH CENTURY
    The belt hook is carved and pierced to the shaft with a sinuous chilong crawling towards the dragon-head terminal. The stone is of a pale tone with some minor mottled white inclusions.
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Gifted to the current vendor’s husband in the 1960s by a Dutch collector.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY