Lot 6685: AGATE CARVED 'GYRFALCON' BUCKLE
November 11, 2016
San Gabriel, CA, USALive Auction
Description: The agate buckle is of flattened round form, the surface reticulate carved with a flying gyrfalcon amidst trees and leaves, the buckle opens to show hollow interior, the agate is of honey brown and light brown color tone, cleverly carved. Liao Dynasty period. Length: 3 in (7.6 cm) Width: 2 1/2 in (6.3 cm) Weight: 141.2g
Dimensions: Length: 3 in (7.6 cm) Width: 2 1/2 in (6.3 cm) Weight: 141.2g
Date: Liao Dynasty period.