Relief of ferocious dragon with jaws wide open attacking a phoenix bird. The arched shaft terminating at one end in a dragon head. Hook overlaid with silver and gold inlay openwork decorations. Green encrustation.
• Chinese; Eastern Zhou Dynasty (Warring State) 770-256 B.C.
L: 21.5cm (8.5”) x W: 8.5cm (3 ¼”)