Five Pale Celadon Jade Belthooks, 18th/19th Century
Each of similar size and carved in openwork with a sinuous chilong along the curving shaft and hook rendered as a ferocious dragon head
longest length 3.9" — 10 cm.
smallest 3 in good condition; 9.5cm pale celadon belthook with dragon reattached; 9.6 cm pale greyish celadon belthook end with ground down chip
Chinese Jade Carvings from the Zhuigezhai Collection, Toronto and Hong Kong