An image of Gold dragon belt buckle

Unknown Artist

Gold dragon belt buckle

Location
Not on display
Further information

In the central raised square of this three-sectioned gold filigree belt buckle is a front-facing five-clawed dragon with a pair of large horns among clouds. The two side squares are occupied by smaller four-clawed dragons.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, January 2012

Place of origin
China
Period
China: Qing dynasty 1644–1911
Media
Metalwork
Medium
gilt-copper
Dimensions
2.8 x 6.2 x 2.2 cm
Credit
Gift from the J.H. Myrtle Collection 2003
Accession number
163.2003