A PALE CELADON JADE ‘DRAGON’ BELT HOOK, QING
China, 19th century. The top is carved in openwork with a coiled chilong, while the hook is carved in the form of a dragon head. The nephrite jade is of a pale celadon color with white inclusions.
Condition: Excellent condition with minor wear and very little chipping.
Provenance: French private collection.
Weight: 38.0 g.
Dimensions: Length 9.2 cm.