Of square shape, the seal face carved in relief with a four-character seal-script inscription. The sloping top carved in high relief with the portrayal of a bat which is also highlighted through the natural spot-like grey inclusions in the mineral. The front is incised with the artist signature and dating ‘Wen Xiu in the year Wu Wu’.
Shape: Square matrix, sloping rectangular shape
Dimensions: 5 cm height, seal matrix measures 3 x 3 cm
Weight: 98 grams
Condition: Very good condition with minor traces of age and use
Provenance: American private estate
中国，戊午年- 1918 或 1858
尺寸：高5 厘米，印章面3 x 3 厘米