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Ten Small Carved Seal Chops

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Ten Small Carved Seal Chops, China, in various shapes, mediums, and decorations, including a bronze seal with shishi; an ivory seal with two dragons; a square jade seal with a chain holder; a circular hardstone seal with bats; an oval hardstone seal with shishi; a square quartz seal with a turtle; a long square yellow stone seal with two qilin; a sandstone seal with a rhinoceros; a sandstone seal with loop hole; and an ivory seal with openwork animals, ht. 3/4 to 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

in good condition with a crack to one sandstone seal with rhinoceros.


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.

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