Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 268
A Rare Pale Celadon and Russet Jade Belt Buckle, Yuen to Ming Dynasty (1279-1644)
  • A Rare Pale Celadon and Russet Jade Belt Buckle, Yuen to Ming Dynasty (1279-1644)

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A Rare Pale Celadon and Russet Jade Belt Buckle, Yuen to Ming Dynasty (1279-1644)

元/明 穿花螭龍玉帶扣

Of delicate reticulated carving, the celadon russet jade mounted on a spinach plate as a buckle
width 3.3" — 8.3 cm.

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $1,320
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

A jade belt buckle with almost identical carving was sold at Christie’s London, November 8, 2013, lot 1232

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, London, England
Acquired mainly from Christie’s and Sotheby’s London, from the 1970s to the 1990s
Lots 243 - 273

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade
Period: Ming