Two white jade 'Buddhist lion and elephant' belt plaques
Lot 536
Two white jade 'Buddhist lion and elephant' belt plaques Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 200,000 (US$ 25,791) inc. premium
Lot Details
The Jason Chen collection of jade belt hooks, to be sold without reserve (lots 501-571) (拍品501-571為無底價)
Two white jade 'Buddhist lion and elephant' belt plaques
Qing dynasty
One in the form of a recumbent elephant with its head turned right revealing pointy tusks and curled trunks, adorning a cloth saddle decorated with wispy cloud motif ending in tassels, all beneath a oval-shaped vessel issuing lingzhi and aquatic plants; the other of two Buddhist lions at play, the larger mythical beast playing with a ball whilst the other smaller surmounted at the back playing with furry tail.
Longest: 8.9cm. (2).

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  • 白玉母子端獅戲球帶扣
    青白玉太平有象帶扣
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