(China 1844 – 1927)
Square jet seal with animal finial
- Not on display
- Further information
The seal inscription is composed of three characters, reading "da ji yang" 【big lucky sheep】 sandwiched by the graphic designs of a dragon and tiger. Here the word "yang" [sheep] should mean "xiang" [luck] which bear a radical of "yang".
The side inscriptions of "Kutie ke" [carved by Kutie] suggests the caver being Wu Changshuo (1844 - 1927), one of whose aliases is "Kutie".
- Place of origin
- carved meijing stone （jet）
- 4.0 x 2.1 x 2.1 cm (irreg.)
- Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020
- Accession number