An exceptional large Chinese Jade figure of a Lion, carved and polished in white Nephrite, 19th.-20th. century. A huge figure of a Lion with a smaller figure of a Lion on it's back as a lid covering an opening. The Lion carved and polished in a fine piece of white Nephrite with red-brown inclusions or calcification.
Size: 13 cm. long and 12,7 cm. high - a massive and wonderful carving, weighing ca. 1 kilogram!
Ex. Old Danish Private Collection