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A brown jade 'Xuanwu' seal, Late Ming dynasty | 明末 玉雕玄武鈕印料

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A brown jade 'Xuanwu' seal, Late Ming dynasty | 明末 玉雕玄武鈕印料

A brown jade 'Xuanwu' seal, Late Ming dynasty | 明末 玉雕玄武鈕印料

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A brown jade 'Xuanwu' seal

Late Ming dynasty

明末 玉雕玄武鈕印料


wood stand (2)


Length 1⅞ in., 4.8 cm

There is a chip to one of the corners of the seal and a few nicks to another side. There is a minute bruise to one of the horns of the beast. Overall with minute dents to the extremities as can be expected.


一角有一小磕,另一邊有細磕。獸一角有一小撞傷。整體邊緣有細磕,屬正常現象。


Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.


敬請注意,本拍品之木座、木框或其它木部件屬瀕危野生動植物種國際貿易公約(CITES)所列木種,

如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。

準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Collection of Joseph J. Schedel (d. 1981).

Christie's New York, 2nd December 1989, lot 180.

Collection of William H. and Sophia H. Harrison.

Gifted to the Speed Art Museum, Louisville, in 2000 (acc. no. 2000.13.13).


Joseph J. Schedel (1981年逝) 收藏

紐約佳士得1989年12月2日,編號180

William H. 及 Sophia H. Harrison 伉儷收藏

2000年贈予Speed藝術博物館,路易斯維爾市 (館藏編號2000.13.13)