Lot 5037: A PAIR OF TIANHUANG STONE CARVED SEALS
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Of upright rectangular section with slightly domed top finely carved in low-relief with a group of phoenixes of various sizes, each with their sharp beaks open and their heads shown in profile, turned away from their scrolling bodies, one side with a two character 'Cang Men' inscription, the yellowish-orange stone with white and russet veins and inclusions, with fitted box. Qing Dynasty period.
Provenance: Private Collection, New York City.
Dimensions: Height: 2 1/8 in (5.4 cm)