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19c Chinese jade carving DRAGON TURTLE

19c Chinese jade carving DRAGON TURTLE


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Hardstones: Pre 1900: Item # 1426806
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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19th century Chinese jade carving of a dragon turtle with bushy tail and its head turned to the left. The creature is one of the four Chinese directional animals - the Black Snake-Tortoise of the North. Beautiful true celadon jade, superbly carved face, excellent matte finish to the surface, very pleasant to hold. Length 2 1/16 inches (52 mm).