~ Chinese Qing Dynasty Celadon Jade Seal With Cormorant ~
This charming 19th century jade carving consists of a cormorant in a crouching position with lingzhi fungi sitting upon a rectangular base.
The seal has a band of decoration around the upper half.
The jade is celadon with light grey inclusions. It has some lovely marbling and has brown wax to highlight the details.
~ Dimensions ~
The piece measures 2 inches (5cm) high by 1 ¼ inches (3.25cm) wide and 1 inch (2.6cm) deep.
It weighs 77g.
~ Condition ~
The item is in lovely condition with no chips.
There is a natural fissure visible on the base and partially running up one side.
The lower corners are slightly rounded through prior use and wear.