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PROPERTY FROM AN IDAHO PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEAL
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1031

PROPERTY FROM AN IDAHO PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEAL
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEAL
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
of triangular section surmounted by a mythical beast, its face peering out over its sharply turned body, its tail descending along a corner of the seal, inscribed with three characters reading Qing Shen Qin, the stone translucent pale celadon with striated honey-color inclusions to two sides
Height 1 3/4  in., 3.5 cm
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Provenance

Acquired in San Francisco in the 1950s-1960s, and thence by descent.

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