Lot 5171: A WHITE JADE GEMS-INLAID GILT BRONZE PANEL
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: The slightly shaped ovoid plaque carved in low relief with a pair of dragons writhing among floral and foliate clouds, the white jade of translucent tone, mounted with a eight-lobed gilt bronze frame finely inlaid with lapis lazuli and turquoise bead at each lobe, all supported on a fitted carved wood stand. Qing Dynasty period.
Provenance: Private Collection, Dallas
Dimensions: Height: 7 3/4 in (19.7 cm)