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    Sale 2267

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 468

    THREE JADE TWO-PART BELT FITTINGS

    18TH CENTURY

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    THREE JADE TWO-PART BELT FITTINGS
    18TH CENTURY
    One of pale mottled grey tone, one of pale grey tone with slight beige tinge, and one of even white tone; each well carved in openwork with a writhing chilong with long incised mane grasping either a leafy spray or a lingzhi sprig its jaws, one half with dragon-head hook, the other half with accomodating oval aperture
    3 1/8 to 4 1/8 in. (7.9 to 10.4 cm.) long (3)


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