A small black nephrite carving of a lion, 17th/18th Century
Lot 6038
A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century
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A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century A small black nephrite carving of a lion 17th/18th century
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Jade and Hardstone Carvings
A small black nephrite carving of a lion
17th/18th century
The beast recumbent in a hieratic pose, his undercut fluffy tail and the space between his jaw and front paws deeply undercut for use as possible suspension loops; the subtly polished matrix displaying a deep brownish-black hue with patches of lighter gray.
2 3/8in (6cm) long
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