Pair of Chinese carved seals

Date

18th-19th century

GUSN

GUSN-199836

Description

Pair of square seals of red and white ["hen's blood et blanc"] soapstone with dogs with long tails carved on top. Chinese characters carved on bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chops (printers' marks)
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
carving (processes)
Seal

Associated Person

Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Additional Identification Number

8.17
EQ36

People and Organizations

Metropolitan Moving & Storage
William Williams Antiques

Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

2009.5.17.19.1-.2

Places

China