Two jade belt hooks Qing dynasty
Lot 222
Two jade belt hooks Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 75,000 (US$ 9,673) inc. premium
Lot Details
Two jade belt hooks
Qing dynasty
Each of gently curved form terminating in an upturned dragon head, with a chi dragon depicted clambering up the body, naturalistically worked in reticulation amongst elongated ruyi scrolls, one of an even white colour, the other of a greyish colour with black and russet inclusions.
12.4cm long (the larger). (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Fox's Gem Shops, Seattle, 11 July 1986

    清 蒼龍教子玉帶鉤兩件

    一為青白玉質,一為墨玉帶白色雜質皮殼。鉤首為龍首,其上透雕一爬行螭龍,龍首雙角後抿,龍口微張,蝦米眼。鉤身微弧凸,上螭龍口銜靈草,四隻匍匐,寓意「蒼龍教子」。

    此兩件帶鉤於1986年7月11日於Fox's Gem Shops獲得。
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