Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall
3 June 2015
AN AMBER AND LAPIS LAZULI ROSARY-BRACELET, SHOU CHUAN
QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
The bracelet consists of eighteen amber beads divided by a larger lapis lazuli bead pierced with stylised dragons, opposite a two-part double gourd-form pendant suspending a gilt metal-mounted hardstone oval plaque above two lapis lazuli drops pierced with an endless knot design.
11 3/4 in. (29.9 cm.) long
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