Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century
Lot 5087
Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century
Sold for US$ 13,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century Two nephrite belt hooks 18th century
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Patricia Johnson, Rolling Hills, CA
Two nephrite belt hooks
18th century
Each elegantly carved with a young chilong biting a branch of lingzhi fungus which he brings to the open mouth of the elder horned beast, the younger creature sporting a magnificent split tail and sinewy limbs; the stone of one an icy white color with a plain boss, the other greenish white with a carved floral boss for attachment to a leather belt.
6 1/4 and 5 1/2in (15.7 and 13cm) long
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