London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BANGLE
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.
Property from a private European collection, acquired prior to 1960.
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