A LARGER IMPRESSIVE LION OR CHILON FIGURE, CARVED IN FINE PALE CELADON JADE, CHINESE, CA. 1900 AD.
The figure measure impressive 70 mm. in length, is 50 mm. high and weighs ca. 116 grams. It depicts a beautiful detailed lion or chilon carved in an exceptional jade stone. Ming Dynasty style. The animal has ruyi on it's back. Fine archaistic details and typical for the period.
Provenance: Old Danish Estate, aquired in the 1970s.