August Asian Art and Antiques: Session 1
Chinese Silver Enameled Mirror with Jade, 19th Century
A Chinese silver enameled mirror with jade insets dating from the 19th century. The handle is a jade dragon hook carved with a bat. The back of the mirror features a pierced jade plaque carved with two dragons, a butterfly, and four auspiciouscharacters. The back also has pink tourmaline, jadeite, and glass inlay elements among Shou character designs. Dimensions are: 9 1/2 inches tall X 5 inches wide, 24.1 cm X 12.7 cm. All measurements are approximate.