1034
1034

PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

TWO SOAPSTONE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEALS
SIGNED XINGZHAI
Estimation
4 0006 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT
1034

PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

TWO SOAPSTONE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEALS
SIGNED XINGZHAI
Estimation
4 0006 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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TWO SOAPSTONE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' SEALS
SIGNED XINGZHAI
the first of square section, carved to the seal face with six characters, signed Xingzhai and dated guiwei year; the second of oval section with a ten-character seal face and signed Xingzhai, textile covers (2)
Height of taller 2 1/8  in., 5.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Scott Emerson (c. 1905-?), Winea Plantation, Georgetown, South Carolina.
Acquired from the above in 1981, and thence by descent.

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