Lot 14    

Jade Double Dragon Belt Buckle
1/27/2012 - Asian Art
Chinese, 19th century. A white jade double dragon belt buckle in two pieces, with a dragon head closure, the sides pierced and carved with archaic design, floral scrollwork in relief. Unmarked; lg. 5 in. (12.6 cm).

Provenance:  
Purchased 3/1971 from The Gallery, Lahaina, Maui, HI.
Estate of Richard C. Friedman, Shaker Heights, OH.


Condition:  
Adhered to frame. Some wear to edges. Hairlines.

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