London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
A PALE CELADON JADE BELT HOOK MOUNTED AS A MAGNIFYING GLASS AND A SMALL SPINACH JADE CUP
The belt hook is carved with a chilong crawling along the shaft, confronting a dragon-head terminal and is applied with a white metal-mounted magnifying glass. The cup is carved to one side with a leafy branch forming the handle.
The largest, 7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) long
Property from a Private UK Collection, acquired between 1967-2000.
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