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All Items: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Sculpture: Pre 1900: item # 812909

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Antique Chinese New Jade Sun Wukong Monkey King
Bring good fortune, cleverness and smarts into your life with this artistically carved large detailed sculpture of the famous and popular Sun Wukong, the Chinese Monkey King made of beautifully marbled oxidized green and russet new jade or serpentine hardstone. The Monkey King is immortal and, while sometimes mischievous, he bears the laudable attributes of courage, smartness/cleverness, good heart, strength and is thought to bring good fortune and help overcome daunting challenges. This fine piece displays the Monkey King with his immortal wings, and immortal transforming lock of hair, holding the immortal peach - from where he derived his divine state. Circa 1890s. Dimensions: 9" high X 7" long X 4" deep.


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