- Dimension: Height: 1 7/8 in (4.5 cm) Length: 1 5/8 in (4.0 cm) Width: 2 3/8 in (6.0 cm) 163 g
- Estimate From: $3500
- Estimate To: $5500
Qing Dynasty period. Carved by Jin Cheng, of ovoid form, this seal finely carved with a recumbent mythical beast as knop, its details intricately depicted, its head with bulging eyes and flared nostrils, its muscles with detailed with fine incisions, with bifurcated tails swept to one side, the seal carved with inscription and signed Gong Bei, the seal face carved, the stone is of warm golden-orange color with characteristic 'radish veining'.
Provenance: Private Collection of a family, Los Angeles