Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 174
Soapstone Seal, Republican Period
  • Soapstone Seal, Republican Period
  • Soapstone Seal, Republican Period

174

Soapstone Seal, Republican Period

Depicting a male lion sitting on a base, the side cyclically dated to 1927. The stone of a translucent honey orange tone with russet striations throughout
4" x 1.5" x 1.5" — 10.2 x 3.9 x 3.9 cm.

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

A Hong Kong Family who immigrated to Toronto during the 1970’s.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art