Antique mounted Chinese Jade Belt/Garment Hook (18th/19th Century Qing Dynasty) & Silver Dragon Embosed letter Opener Chinese Export Fittings. A great carving in Celadon green translucent jadeite with dark brown mottlings depicting Chilong Dragon figure in the Western Zhou Dynasty style... Finely carved Dragon with sharp detail and a soft, subtle patina.
3 3/8 inches in length x 5/8 inches at widest point. Sterling Silver Letter opener measures. 9 1/4 inches in length.
The vintage Jade Dragon Belt Hook is set as the handle of a letter opener with elaborate long Chinese Dragon figure in High Relief design floating in the clouds along the length of the blade top... The back of the letter opener has Chinese Clouds and floral designs hand engraved... There are four large prongs or supports which grasp and hold the jade belt hook with large silver edge at the back of the handle.. This Sterling Silver letter knife part is marked: "Silver" in Chinese Fashion normally used for western items intended for Export and has been professionally tested and is 100% guaranteed.
A gorgeous antique carved Celadon jade dragon silver letter opener was most probably made for the export market... The item "SuperbChinese Carved Jade Chilong Dragon Belt HookSilver Letter OpenerQing" is in sale since Friday, January 5, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques". The seller is "parkogoldandwatchexchange" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, China, Japan, Australia.