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Carved Chinese god

1991.193AB (RS20902)

Description

Seated god, pale green stone, probably jade, with touches of red and black; mounted on carved black stone base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Places
East Asia (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Chinese export
Figure, Religious
figurines
Jade
Religion
religious objects
Trade
Dimensions
7 x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.193AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2183

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