Provenance: Pao & Moltke Oriental Art, Toronto, Canada, 1995. Canadian private collection, acquired from the above according to the collectors personal notes.
Condition: Good original condition, especially when considering the age of these pieces. Extensive wear, fine copper-red and malachitegreen patina and verdigris, minor nicks and losses.
Weight: 47.1 g in total
Dimensions: Height 3.3 cm each
Auction result comparison: Compare with a related lot of three gilt bronze seals with tortoises and a chimera, two of which are larger than the present seals, sold by Christie’s New York in The Sze Yuan Tang Archaic Bronzes from the Anthony Hardy Collection on 16 September 2010, lot 904, for USD $7,500.
來源：加拿大多倫多Pao & Moltke 東亞藝術，1995。加拿大私人收藏，根據參加個人紀錄購於上述藝廊。