12 May 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 18,750
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
A FINELY CARVED SPINACH JADE SEAL
LATE QING DYNASTY
The square seal surmounted by two entwined dragons carved with scales and manes, the two pairs of opposing horns conjoining above the articulated spine, the stone of a greyish-green tone with some brown inclusions, the seal reading Su wen shi li lin xin fu
3 in. (7.6 cm.) square
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