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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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A 19th century Chinese bone and ivory model of a dragon Of elongated form,

February 20, 2018, 10:00 AM GMT
Newmarket, United Kingdom

£1,200 (starting bid)

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A Chinese polychrome painted carved wooden dragon pediment, 19th century, 145cm long

February 20, 2018, 3:00 PM GMT
London, United Kingdom

£50 (starting bid)

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Chinese Inlaid Gilt Dragon Head

February 21, 2018, 10:00 AM GMT
London, United Kingdom

£550 (starting bid)

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Three (3) Vintage Chinese Asian Silver And Enamel Dragons on Stands

February 21, 2018, 6:00 PM EST
Dania Beach, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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Two (2) Vintage Chinese Asian Silver And Enamel Dragons on Stands

February 21, 2018, 6:00 PM EST
Dania Beach, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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CABEZA DE DRAGÓN CHINO

February 22, 2018, 5:00 PM CET
Barcelona , Spain

€275 (starting bid)

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Chine. Bateau en ivoire à tête de dragon et avec p

February 22, 2018, 6:30 PM CET
Verviers, Belgium

€200 (starting bid)

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Carved Dragon

February 22, 2018, 2:00 PM EST
Hollywood, FL, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Lot Of 4: Oriental Menu Holders.

February 23, 2018, 9:00 AM EST
Denver, PA, USA

$75 (1 bid)

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DARK RED CASTING OF DRAGON, TORTOISE, AND FIGURES

February 23, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$40 (starting bid)

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STONE MEDALLION WITH DRAGONS

February 23, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$60 (starting bid)

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CARVED GREEN STONE DRAGON

February 23, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$100 (1 bid)

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GREEN JADE DRAGON ORNAMENT WITH RAISED DOTS AND CONNECTING SCROLL LINES-HAN

February 23, 2018, 3:00 PM PST
San Gabriel, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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Fine Chinese Soapstone Boulder with Carved Dragons

February 24, 2018, 9:00 AM EST
Chester Springs, PA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Pair Antique Chinese Jade Dragon Buckles w Tray

February 24, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Stamford, CT, USA

$150 (1 bid)

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Vintage Chinese White Crystal Dragon Turtle Statue

February 24, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
Chatham, NJ, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Superb Chinese Shoushan Stone Statue w Dragon & Ball

February 24, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
Chatham, NJ, USA

$60 (starting bid)

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Chinese Natural Shoushan Stone Statue w Dragons & Ball

February 24, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
Chatham, NJ, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Carved Dragon Jade Bi

February 24, 2018, 6:00 PM EST
Potomac, MD, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Chinese Carved Amber of Two Dragon and a Ball

February 25, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Flushing, NY, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Chinese Han Dynasty Jade Double Dragon Plaque

February 25, 2018, 7:15 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$900 (starting bid)

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Chinese Han Dynasty Jade Double Dragon Carving

February 25, 2018, 7:15 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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A Chinese jade dragon or fantasy beast

February 28, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Vienna, Austria

€800 (starting bid)

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DRAGON ZHU, CHINE fin 19ème

February 28, 2018, 5:00 PM CET
Monte Carlo, Monaco

€160 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Jade Hongshan Pig Dragon

February 28, 2018, 6:00 PM PST
Port Alberni, BC, Canada

$275 (starting bid)

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A 20TH CENTURY CHINESE STATUE, formed as a dragon. 28 cm long.

March 2, 2018, 10:00 AM GMT
Selborne, United Kingdom

£10 (starting bid)

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Sceau, possiblement en bois de santal (Tan Xiang), sculpté de deux dragons

March 3, 2018, 2:00 PM CET
Cannes, France

€3,000 (starting bid)

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CHINESE ANTIQUE JADE BI-DISK WITH DOUBLE-SIDED CARVED

March 3, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Coram, NY, USA

$350 (starting bid)

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Pair Chinese carved hardstone dragons and chop

March 3, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Towson, MD, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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CHINESE ARCHAIC JADE CARVED DRAGON

March 4, 2018, 9:00 AM EST
Brooklyn, NY, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese large carved jade dragon disk, 33.7cm;

March 7, 2018, 2:00 PM EST
Tampa, FL, USA

$350 (starting bid)

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Chinese carved soap stone dragon

March 7, 2018, 2:00 PM EST
Tampa, FL, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Antique Soap Stone carved Dragon, Chinese Grass script

March 7, 2018, 2:00 PM EST
Tampa, FL, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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A GRACEFUL S-SHAPED DRAGON WITH FELINE FEATURES AND CURLED APPENDAGES

March 10, 2018, 2:00 PM CET
Vienna, Austria

€6,500 (starting bid)

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Pair of Bronze Chinese Dragons

March 10, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Adairsville, GA, USA

$70 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Hongshan Culture Jade Dragon

March 16, 2018, 7:00 PM EST
North York, ON, Canada

$1,200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Carved Jade Coiling Dragon

March 18, 2018, 7:30 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$3,500 (starting bid)

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Fine Chinese Han Dynasty Jade Dragon Decoration

March 18, 2018, 7:30 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$800 (starting bid)

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