Of wonderful abstract form, viewable from all sides. The stone, with contoured surface, lobed areas and numerous openings.
Of overall medium/ darker red tone with some striations, and with characteristic smooth surface and soft polish.
Taihu stones (associated with the Lake Tai area) are most often observed in white and occasionally in yellow and red as this one.
Mounted upon a carved wood base.
Height with base: 30 inches (76 cm)