[collection name]: auspicious animal seal
[collection quantity]: one piece
[collection introduction]: Shoushan stone is a famous rare seal cutting stone produced in Shoushan village, Shoushan Township, Fujian Province, China. It is very precious because of its scarce output. It was favored by the emperor in the Qing Dynasty. It has long been said that "gold is three times easier" and enjoys the reputation of "stone emperor"! As early as more than a thousand years ago, people in China began to collect Shoushan stone. In the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Shoushan stone was even more famous in the world. Many dignitaries and scholars competed to collect Shoushan stones. It is said that in the early Qing Dynasty, the emperor offered sacrifices to heaven and earth, and there was a top-grade Shoushan stone in the God case.
Shoushan stone is warm and greasy, ranking first among soft carved stones. In the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Shoushan stone was presented to the imperial palace as a tribute and carved into imperial seals and artistic ornaments. Therefore, Shoushan stone is respected as "king of stones" and "stone emperor", so its value is unparalleled. From the attribute of Shoushan stone, all carved works of art can be treated as cultural relics, because it can not be copied and belongs to works of art without regeneration.
Shoushan stone ground is fine and moist, with many radish patterns. Its shape is oval and its edges and corners are not obvious. You can't see the bleeding of color lines, and feel it with your hand. The surface is often wrapped with a thin layer of yellow or black stone skin. Through the stone skin, its internal texture is warm and delicate. Under the strong light, it can be seen that there are dense but not disorderly silk screen like fine textures in the radish, namely "radish pattern". Its texture is like red tendons. Its color is different in depth and shade. According to the hue, it can be divided into golden yellow, loquat yellow, orange peel yellow, chicken oil yellow, cooked chestnut yellow, tung oil yellow, etc. Shoushan stone is best in golden yellow, orange yellow and loquat yellow. Shoushan stone has a golden luster. The translucent or more transparent Shoushan stone, called Shoushan Stone jelly, is the best of Shoushan stones.
Today, the company is lucky to collect a piece of Shoushan Stone auspicious animal seal of the Qing Dynasty. It is made of Shoushan stone, the "king of stones". The texture of the jade is clear, the stone is moist and greasy, the radish grain is clear and dense, the color is bright yellow, the fat is like jade, and it is moist and transparent. The sabre and pen are clean and handsome. The auspicious beast carved is strong and powerful. It wants to come out. India is elegant, healthy, fluent, powerful and exquisite. It is a rare treasure of Shoushan stone. It is extremely rare and precious, and has high collection value and appreciation value.