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Chinese imperial seal sold for record $22 million at auction

A
n 18th-century imperial seal of the Qianlong Emperor was sold to a Chinese collector for more than 20 times its estimated price after a heated bidding war.
6 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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