Three jade and russet 'chi dragon' belt hooks
Yuan and Qing dynasty
Worked with long arched bodies surmounted on circular or U-shaped knops at the undersides, each extending upwards towards an upturned dragon head with a pair of horns and furry main running down the back of its head, a winding chi dragon clambering up to greet the mythical beast.
Longest: 15.3cm long. (3).