Lot 5126: A CARVED WHITE JADE BEAST AND A SMALL JADE SEAL
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Comprising of a white and russet jade carving of a large recumbent Buddhist lion with a child lion on its back and a small similar square pale celadon jade cube, the Buddhist lions with round bulging eyes below thick brows and mane defined in tight curls,the stone of even celadon white tone with russet inclusions. Ming Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Height: 2 in (5.1 cm) Width1: 5/8 in (1.6 cm) Width2: 2 3/4 in (7 cm)