20 - 21 March 2014
TWO PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE BELT HOOKS
The arched top of each is carved in high relief and undercut with a chilong grasping a lingzhi stem in its mouth crawling towards the dragon-head hook, and each has a button on the underside. The stone of each is semi-translucent.
5½ and 5 1/8 in. (14 and 13 cm.) long (2)
Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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