2034
2034
A PAIR OF JADE BELT-PLAQUES
LIAO - JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
2034
A PAIR OF JADE BELT-PLAQUES
LIAO - JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A PAIR OF JADE BELT-PLAQUES
LIAO - JIN DYNASTY

each of rectangular form, the translucent pale-green stone carved in high-relief with a pair of kissing mandarin ducks standing on a lotus-leaf, mounted in a lead and gilt-bronze backing


4.5 cm., 1 3/4 in.
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Literature

Hei-Chi, Jades from the Hei-Chi Collection, Beijing, 2006, p. 164.

Catalogue Note

Jade belts carved in a similar style but depicting various scenes are known; see two sets containing floral motifs and one set with dragons, in the Qing Court collection and still in Beijing, illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Jadeware (II), Hong Kong, 1995, pls. 165-167.

FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART

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Hong Kong