PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION
A TURQUOISE-INLAID WHITE JADE BELT BUCKLE
embellished with a prominent turquoise stone in the centre, both with a raised circular panel on the underside, the stone of an even pale celadon colour; together with a glass-inlaid gilt-bronze belt buckle, one terminating in a dragon-head hook
Length 10 and 9.1 cm, 4 and 3⅝ in.
The jade belt-hook has a tiny nick to the edge of the turquoise-inset half; the glass-inset buckle has three retaining screws missing to the pierced back-plate, light scratches and rubbing to the gilded decoration. The length of the glass-inlaid gilt-bronze belt buckle is 9.1 cm, 3⅝ in.
中文內容僅供參考，請以英文原版為準。綠松石鑲嵌部分見一輕微細磕，另一帶扣背面三枚螺絲缺失，鎏金處見少許輕微劃痕及磨損。两帶扣各長10 及 9.1 公分, 4 及 3 5/8 in.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."