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Lot 6970
The jade sword clip carved with mythical beast on the surface, above the two edges that angle downwards, with rectangular slit opening at bottom, the jade is of yellowish-celadon color tone with russet.
Han Dynasty period.
Length: 3 5/8 in (9.2 cm)


漢 白玉劍璲
玉質晶瑩溫潤。玉劍璏造型為長條形,是裝飾在劍鞘上方一側,與革帶(玉鞘上帶)發生關係的一件器物,用來貫帶系劍於腰部。劍璏又稱劍鼻,《說文·玉部》:“璏,劍鼻,玉也。”此件玉劍璏正面浮雕一穿雲螭虎龍,形體生動洗練,尾呈絞絲狀。背面是長方形的倉,倉的側面是貫穿革帶的透孔,作穿系之用。

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WHITE JADE CARVED 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SWORD CLIP

Estimate $1,800 - $2,200Dec 17, 2016
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San Gabriel, CA, USA