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Chinese Jade Carving of a Maiden

Chinese Jade Carving of a Maiden


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Pre 1920: Item # 1414836
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Chinese Jade carving of a maiden representing "Yuenu", a historic figure famous for her ability at archery and how to use a sword. She came from the Chinese province of Zhejiang and is sometimes called the Maiden of the Southern Forrest. The jade is beautifully carved with her holding a sword in her left hand and a ruyi scepter in her right, cloths flowing in the wind.

Provenance L.A. Collector
Dates Republic Period
H 6 1/4" x W 3" x D 2"