Two Asian hardstone objects with carved dragon decorations. 1st item: Miniature lapis covered vase with ring handles and seated dragon on lid, bottle front carved with curled dragon with long tongue holding a pearl. 5 1/2" H. 2nd item: Peach-toned hardstone sculpture with carved dragon chasing pearl amongst clouds, 3" H, with separate carved wooden base, not original, 1 1/4" H. Sculptures: Early 20th century. Associated base with wire inlay: Late 20th century. (3 items total). Provenance: Estate of Barbara K. Newton, Chattanooga, TN. Condition: Very good condition. Some minor surface wear. Lid to vase adhered with putty.
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