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Nephrite Jade Dragon Belt Buckle

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Nephrite Jade Dragon Belt Buckle, China, with an openwork chilong, spinach green stone mottled with darker and lighter inclusions, lg. 5 5/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

tiny chip to a side, surface dirt.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Amphibole group, Chi, Chinese mythology, Hardstone carving, Inosilicates, Jade, Nephrite, Openwork, Spinach, Visual arts

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