Large carved light green jade ceremonial sword, the curved blade with a low relief stylized dragon on one side with Chinese inscriptions on the other side, the hilt with a dragon head with wide open mouth at the end of the handle. Very good condition. Traces of brown encrustation. 1300 AD 24" x 3 1/2"
Combat Between Dragon and Dog (one of five medallions from a coffret) Date: ca. 1110–30 Geography: Made in, Conques, France Culture: French Medium: Copper-gilt, champlevé enamel Dimensions: Overall: 3 9/16 x 1/2 in. (9 x 1.2 cm) Overall (with nail tangs): 3 7/8 x 1/2 in. (9.9 x 1.2 cm) Accession Number: 17.190.693 Metropolitan Museum of Art