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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 466

    TWO PALE GREYISH-WHITE AND RUSSET JADE BELT BUCKLES

    19TH CENTURY

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    TWO PALE GREYISH-WHITE AND RUSSET JADE BELT BUCKLES
    19TH CENTURY
    One a two-part belt fitting, each half carved in openwork with the 'Three Friends of Winter' (pine, plum and bamboo), one half with dragon-head hook; the other a rectangular buckle carved in shallow relief with a butterfly flying amidst blossoming chrysanthemum growing from a rocky outcrop; together with a pale greenish-white jade two-part belt fitting carved with interlocked floral medallions, one half with dragon-head hook
    3½, 3 3/8 and 4¼ in. (8.8, 8.5 and 10.7 cm.) across (3)


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