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19c Japanese TEMPLE SEAL

19c Japanese TEMPLE SEAL


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1920: Item # 1400006
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese temple boxwood seal of round section. Excellent quality crisp carving of 4 characters in regular script among scrolling vines, old red seal paste in the grooves. Small flat area on the side indicates the position of the top of the imprint. Beautiful patina on the surface of wood. The impression of the seal is shown on Enlargement 1 (photo is flipped left to right to present the image as it will actually print on paper). Height 2 5/16 inches, base diameter 1 1/8 inches.