9 Dragon Collection



Description:

9 Dragon Collection

Two-body 18 Kt. gold case, mirror polish, historical hand-winding movement caliber FHF 96, 8.0 mm winding crown with black Onyx cabochon. Verre Èglomisé - miniature painting of Chinese Emperors
. Case caliber 38.00 mm/39.00 mm.


Chinese dragons are legendary creatures in Chinese mythology and folklore, with mythic counterparts among Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese,
Bhutanese, Western and Turkic dragons. In Chinese art, dragons are typically portrayed as long, scaled, serpentine creatures with four legs.
In yin and yang terminology, a dragon is yang and complements a yin fenghuang („Chinese phoenix“).

In contrast to European dragons, which are considered evil, Chinese dragons traditionally symbolize potent and auspicious powers,
particularly control over water, rainfall, hurricane, and floods. The dragon is also a symbol of power, strength, and good luck and the year 2012
With this, the Emperor of China usually uses the dragon as a symbol of his imperial power.

In Chinese daily language, excellent and outstanding people are compared to the dragon