Fabulous Antique Chinese Carved Pure White (Milk White) Jade Belt/Garment Hook. 18th/19th Century. Semi-Translucent Material. Finely Carved With Sharp Detail And Fine Soft Patina. Approximately 3 1/2" Long x 3/4' Wide. Fine Detail And Soft Patina. Re-Attached In Three Places.
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Christie's Hong Kong, May 24th, 2014 Lot #3357 - Described As Follows;
A WHITE JADE 'DRAGON' BELT HOOK
QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
The curved shaft is carved in high relief with a lingzhi scroll, terminating at an upturned dragon head. The underside with a lingzhi-form stud for attachment. The stone is of an even, translucent white tone.
3 1/2 in. (9 cm.) long
Estimate HK$60,000 - HK$80,000 ($7,778 - $10,371USD)
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