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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 816

    A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BANGLE

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BANGLE
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The disk is carved and pierced with a confronting dragon and phoenix, each with a peony bloom in its mouth. The stone is of an even pale tone with one area of enhanced russet to the dragon's back.
    2 ¾ in. (7 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from a private European collection, acquired prior to 1960.