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jade dragon

Jade Sino Pictish dragon

Name

Dragon, hand piece or scroll weight

Date

2017

Stone

Hetian (和田/ or Hotan) nephrite jade, celadon with a russet skin colour.

 

Description.

A Sino/Pictish Dragon scroll weight; in celadon Hetian Jade with russet skin, the russet colour used for the scrolls of the dragon's breath. Much deeper carved than my last piece and pierced through under the neck, tail and flames, thus reducing a sizeable pebble of 354 grams to 315 grams.

Other info

 

Dimensions in centimetres

Length, 11.14   Width, 4.50  Depth, 4.85 Weight, 315 grams

Price

£1108