7139: Chinese Early 20th C. Group of Seals
Group of Seals, China, early 20th century, including 2 made of ivory, 3 of metal and 4 of carved stone, total 9, with porcelain ink box. Provenance: from the collection of Wen Tsan Yu. For over fifty years, this collection has been treasured by the family. This prominent Chinese family can also trace its descent to Moy Toy Ni (Charlie Toy) of Milwaukee, a successful businessman widely known as Chinese Rockefeller during the early 20th century.