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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    A SOAPSTONE SEAL MODELLED AS AN ELEPHANT

    Price Realised  

    A SOAPSTONE SEAL MODELLED AS AN ELEPHANT
    of high square sectioned form, the elephant standing diagonally on the raised plinth, its trunk and tail curled inward towards to the body, incised calligraphy to one side of the body, and carved with a positive seal to the base -- 4¼in. (10.7cm.) high.


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