A rare small gold seal box and cover Probably 19th century
Lot 183
A rare small gold seal box and cover Probably 19th century
Sold for £9,000 (US$ 15,127) inc. premium
Auction Details
A rare small gold seal box and cover Probably 19th century
Lot Details
A rare small gold seal box and cover
Probably 19th century
Of oblong octagonal shape, cast as a lion crouching and looking to the right, on a tall plinth impressed in high relief on a minutely-chased ground on the two main faces with a squirrel perched amongst fruiting vine, the shorter sides with a flower spray, the underside stamped with two Chinese maker's marks, the interior of the container entirely plain.
6cm (2¼in) high (2).
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