AN ARCHAISTIC WHITE JADE BELT BUCKLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
3,000 - 5,000 USD
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each section finely carved with a stylized pair of confronting kui dragons, one half of the buckle terminating in a dragon-head hook, the other with an accommodating elliptical aperture, the underside of each with a raised circular panel, the stone of an even white color (2)
Acquired in the 1940s or 50s and thence by descent.