Lot 5130: AN ARCHAIC JADE 'DRAGON' ORNAMENT
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Carved in the form of a sinuous dragon with curled flanges, its head turned back facing its chest and hooked tail, carved on both sides with even rows of relief spirals, the white jade with extensive russet to reddish inclusions. Warring State period.
Notes: Please refer a similar jade dragon pendant, sold in Sotheby's New York in March 2014, Lot 150.
Dimensions: Height: 2 in (5.1 cm) Width: 5 1/8 in (13 cm)