Asian Art Online Auction

September 17, 2015

LOT 42

Lot 42

Two Yellowstone ‘Lion’ Seals

Two Yellowstone ‘Lion’ Seals
Lot 42 Details
Two Yellowstone ‘Lion’ Seals

Each carved in the round with a ferocious lion seated atop of the square-form base TOGETHER WITH a carving of three immortals with a dragon. Wood stand
tallest height 5.5" — 14 cm.

Estimate $150-$200

Realised: $144
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Two Yellowstone ‘Lion’ Seals
  • Two Yellowstone ‘Lion’ Seals


no condition problems noted

LOT 42

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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