Late Qing Dynasy (1880s 10 1911) century Chinese glass seal of square section. Wonderful simple piece appropriate for a scholar’s desk, beautiful smoky glass, very pleasant finish to the surface. The bottom is carved with three raised characters surrounded by stylized dragons, old dried seal paste in the grooves. 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). One chip at the corner by the bottom, does not affect the seal itself. Height 2 7/16 inches, 9/16 inches square.