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Lot 0053
Pale grey tremolite jade, mottled with dark inclusions
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Two-piece belt buckle
Decorated with two Qilong dragons and foliage with Lingzhi fungus
Finely carved openwork relief décor
With old collector's label on the back
Total length: 9 cm
Good condition
The jade has been tested and verified by X-Ray Diffraction analysis (XRD)
Provenance: Private collection Vienna, acquired during the Cultural Revolution (around 1970)


The jade is in a good condition with hardly any signs of age and wear. The jade is of translucent quality. The surface is shiny and oily, a sign of authenticity – which brings to bear the exceptional polish of the stone. The total length measures 9 cm.

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Grey Jade Belt Buckle with Qilong Dragon, Qing Dynasty

Estimate €700 - €910Jun 20, 2016