Carved Figure

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2193

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

Descriptive Terms

figurines
carving (processes)
jade (rock)
Jade
Carved
FIGURINE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

14 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.202