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A 19th cent wood Daoist Guardian God (Hu Shen)

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Sculpture: Pre 1900: item # 1090497

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A 19th cent wood Daoist Guardian God (Hu Shen)
A powerful carving of a single piece wood depicting a Daoist guardian god in military garb with one harm raised in threatening posture. China, second half of 19th cent. H 35.5 cm. Condition: Drying crack in the right side and missing lid for interior ‘power.’ Otherwise in a surprisingly good state, i.e. no worming, breaks or replacements.


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