Peking glass carving of Quan Yin (Goddess of Mercy). Clear glass, imitating flawless rock crystal, well mounted on its original stand.
Qing Dynasty Chinese Glass (Peking Glass) from the collection of Ina & Sandford Gadient. The Gadient's forty-year-old collection of 18th & 19th C Peking glass began in the early 1970's in Hawaii. To date there have been three major catalogs written exclusively about this collection, making the collection famous in the Western world.
Size: L. 4" x W. 2.25" x H. 10"
Weight: 2lbs 12oz
Quan Yin is the goddess of compassion in Buddhist mythology.