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Carved Figure

1991.202 (RS35099)

Description

Chinese carving of tall yellow/amber figure (Chinese god of old age) holding fruit and staff; mounted on carved base. Possibly soapstone but probably jade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
jade (rock)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
FIGURINE
figurines
Jade
jade (rock)
Dimensions
14 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.202
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2193

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