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Carving: O.62-1946

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Current Location: In storage

Description

Turquoise green jadeite carved with the god of longevity standing holding a peach in his right hand and a stick in the other, accompanied by a crane at his feet that holds a lingzhi fungus in its beak

Notes

History note: Bought from Yamanakas, 1918

Measurements and weight

Height: 27.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

1800 - 1900

Materials used in production

Jadeite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.62-1946
Primary reference Number: 138820
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 April 2017 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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