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Chinese carved seal

Description

Small oval seal of brown soapstone with reclining fu dog carved on top. Chinese characters carved on bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
18th-19th century
Material
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Places
China
Descriptive terms
carving (processes)
chops (printers' marks)
Seal
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
William Williams Antiques
Accession Number
2009.5.17.3
GUSN
193909

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