Nephrite Jade belt hook, white jade and russet inclusions

White and russet colour jade Néphrite
China
18th century
Qing
H, 2,5 cm L, 12,5cm Prof, 5 cm
Parisian Collection

Thick nephrite pale celadon and russet inclusions jade buckle, carved in high relief on both side, with two butterflies and melons surrounded by carved open work leaves branches; archaïstic dragon head .