Title: A white jade dragon belt hook
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: H 9.5cm x W 2cm
The translucent white stone depicted with a dragon’s head forming the hook and facing an undercut and reticulated chilong, the sinuous creature poised on the arched stem bearing a lingzhi in its bearded mouth, a round knob on the underside. The stone of an even pale celadon-white colour.