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Chinese Carved Jade Figure

19th century

Description

Likely depicting Bodhidharma.
Posed standing, the figure- dressed in a long robe.
Finely carved with fine detail including to the face and beard. 
The stone of a lovely uniform deep celadon tone.
Ca: 19th century
Height: 9 inches (22.7 cm.)
Bodhidharma was a 6th century Indian Buddhist monk
credited with bringing Buddhism to China.

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