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19TH C QING SCHOLAR CRYSTAL SEAL & PASTE BOX


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1900: Item # 1319396
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19th century
Qing Dynasty
Clear rock crystal and copper/nickel alloy
Seal: 4 cm height, 2.6 cm diameter
Paste box: 4.6 x 3.3 x 2 cm
From a Philadelphia collection

A nice 19th c scholar's seal and paste box set, along with a silk-lined vintage presentation stand. The seal, carved from clear rock crystal, features a well-rendered foo lion finial. The paste box is crafted from a copper and nickel alloy (sometimes considered "paktong"), and is carved with a calligraphic inscription.

Condition: good antique condition. [Please examine all photos carefully, as they are part of the condition report.]