927
927
A WHITE JADE 'CHILONG' BELTHOOK
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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927
A WHITE JADE 'CHILONG' BELTHOOK
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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A WHITE JADE 'CHILONG' BELTHOOK
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
carved with a dragon head terminal forming the hook, facing an undercut chilong clambering on the arched stem grasping a leafy sprig in its mouth, the underside with a circular button, the stone of translucent pale greenish white color with areas of white mottling, wood stand (2)
Length 4 3/4  in., 12.1 cm
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Provenance

Dutch Private Collector, acquired in Asia in the 1930s, and thence by descent.

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