10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A PALE CELADON JADE DRAGON FORMED BELT HOOK
the body of the hook carved and pierced with a sinuous dragon, with scrolling bi-furcated tail, clutching a long lingzhi spray in its jaws, the large terminal end formed as the head of a double horned dragon -- 5in. (12.7cm.) wide.
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