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Chinese Dragon Statues

Representing physical and political power, good luck, and the natural elements, the dragon has been a poignant symbol of Chinese culture throughout the ages. Depictions of the Chinese dragon can be found in remnants of the fifth millennium B.C., but the origin of this mythical creature is unclear. It is believed that perhaps the ancient Chinese interpreted the found bones of dinosaurs as the bones of the serpentine figure.

The ancient Chinese believed themselves and all animals to be descendants of the dragon. This belief is evident in the Chinese dragon statues, which depict the dragon as an assemblage of many animals including a stag, snake, clam, camel, horse, carp, tiger, eagle, and cow. The diverse anatomical elements differ in various interpretations.

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CHINESE ARCHAISTIC YELLOW JADE DRAGON PLAQUE

September 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Long Island City, NY, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Chinese Jade Ornament

September 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Chinese Gilt Mythical Beast

September 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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CARVED JADE DRAGON

September 28, 2016, 11:00 AM PST
Pasadena, CA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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White Greyish Jade Carving of a Dragon With Boy, 19th/20th C.

September 30, 2016, 2:00 PM CET
Berlin, Germany

€6,000 (starting bid)

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Large Jade Vessel in GUANG Form, 20th C.

September 30, 2016, 2:00 PM CET
Berlin, Germany

€15,000 (starting bid)

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Qing Dynasty White Jade Sculpture

September 30, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Lapis Luzuli Dragon Carving

September 30, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$40 (starting bid)

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2 Chinese Cloisonne Items with Dragon Motifs

September 30, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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A Shoushan Stone Duo-dragon Display

September 30, 2016, 3:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$1,500 (starting bid)

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Chinese carved jade dragon

October 1, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Towson, MD, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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A OLD ROUND DRAGON CARVING JADE

October 1, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Flushing, NY, USA

$450 (starting bid)

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A OLd DRAGON SHAPED JADE

October 1, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Flushing, NY, USA

$350 (starting bid)

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Chinese Silver and Enamel Dragon

October 1, 2016, 8:00 AM PST
Denver, CO, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Chinese  Ancient Jade

October 1, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Toronto, ON, Canada

$2,000 (starting bid)

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Chinese Hetian Jade Chi Dragon Statue

October 1, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
Chatham, NJ, USA

$70 (starting bid)

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[CHINESE]A QING DYNASTY STYLED RU GLAZED DRAGON SHAPED ORNAMENT L:11

October 2, 2016, 11:00 AM PST
Vancouver, BC, Canada

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