A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty
Lot 8002
A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty
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A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle Late Qing dynasty
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Chinese Works of Art

Jade and Hardstone Carvings
Property from Various Owners
A nephrite belt buckle mounted as a magnifying glass handle
Late Qing dynasty
The handle a pale green hue deeply undercut with a bearded chilong grasping a lingzhi facing a reticulated dragon head hook, reversed by an oval button carved with flower decoration; now mounted with silver fittings carved with lotus decoration and stamped 'HK.'
4 1/2in (11.4cm) length of nephrite
8 1/4in (21cm) length overall
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