Five rounded jade 'chi dragon' belt hooks
Lot 566
Five rounded jade 'chi dragon' belt hooks Ming/Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 375,000 (US$ 48,338) 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)
Five rounded jade 'chi dragon' belt hooks
Ming/Qing dynasty
Each finely worked with a wide arched body and a circular knop at the underside, extending upwards towards an upturned dragon head with a pair of horns and furry main running down the back of its head, four with winding chi dragons clambering up the bodies with another plain and undecorated.
Longest: 13cm long. (5).

Footnotes

  • Illustrated 出版:
    (first from lower right) Wellington Wang, Wellington Wang Collection: Belt Ornaments Through the Ages, Taipei, 1996, p.194.

    明/清
    白玉雕蒼龍教子琵琶式帶鉤三件
    玉雕雙螭龍紋琵琶式帶鉤
    青白玉雕龍首琵琶式帶鉤
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