Belt Buckle

Unidentified maker, Chinese, 1644 - 1911


Qing Dynasty, 1644-1912

White nephrite jade

Overall: 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund



Place Made: Shengjing, Peking, China, East Asia, Asia



Object Name

Clothing: Accessory

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

A Collector's Choice, William B. Jaffee Memorial Exhibiton, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1972-January 7, 1973.

Chinese Art from the College Collection, Barrows Windows and Strauss Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 30-September 4, 1978.


Frank Caro (1904-1980) Chinese Art, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1964.

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