Private collection: A large Chinese hardstone pig dragon
Private collection: A large Chinese hardstone pig dragon. Carved in the coiled form of a mythical pig dragon from the Neolithic Hongshan culture period with a pierced central aperture and an additional suspension hole, the stone of a pale brown and greyish tone with an eroded surface. 6.7 in (16.9 cm) length. Provenance: Formerly in the Alexander Taylor collection.
Auction Date: September 2015