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Red Stone Seal Paste Box

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$49$40

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Red Stone Seal Paste Box, China, square box lid carved with a fu character, with inscription on the bottom of box, dated xinwei year (1931), seal of Feng Zikai (1898-1975), a square seal carved with nine characters, also with inscriptions of Zikai's seal on the side, all dark red stone, 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

in good condition with some surface scratches, sticker residues, minor wear.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Chinese culture, Chinese seal art, Japanese heraldry, Seal

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