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LARGE QING MANCHU TIANHUANG STONE SEAL
Chinese Manchu tian-huang imperial-style seal, of square section and surmounted by a high-relief carving of a chilong playing with a pup, one side incised with the legend 'Long Yu zhi bao' (possibly Empress Dowager Long Yu 1868-1913, consort to the Guangxu Emperor), the opposing side with four lines of Manchu, the seal base with further Manchu and Chinese characters, the polished stone of rich yellow coloration, with a carved hardwood stand, all together with a hardwood box.

Dimension: 4 inches high(without stand).

PROVENANCE: From the Estate of Mr. Chris Kain, Denver, Colorado.

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Condition
Good Condition. Condition reports and additional photographs are provided by request as a courtesy to our clients, as such any condition report is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The absence of a condition report does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free of defects, imperfections, restoration, wear and tear, or the effects of aging. Madison Square Gallery shall have no responsibility for any error or omission, additionally all lots are sold 'As Is' and in accordance with the conditions of sale.
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Large Qing Manchu Tianhuang Stone Seal

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000Mar 08, 2020
Starting Price $2,500
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