Lot 5156: A CELADON JADE CARVE OF TIGER
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Carved standing tiger with square broad head with protruding rounded eyes, powerful nose, alert ears and sharp fangs, its long tail scrolled to form a small hole, the body carved with leiwen or spiral pattern, the stone of pale celadon tone with large patches of brownish and russet inclusion. Qing Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Height: 2 1/8 in (5.4 cm) Length: 10 1/4 in (26 cm)