243x: Ancient Chinese Jade Burial Mythological Figure
Rare ancient figure of a mythologic lion like figure. Large size with excellent carving. Burial patina with inclusions of iron corrosion on carved underside. From the estate of Adelle Pearson, Blue Hill, Maine. Founder of famous Blue Hill Pottery Works. This and others of her collections were exhibited at Bowdoin College Art Museum in the 1950's & 60's. Rare ancient Chinese jade burial figure of a mythological ... Probably Han Dynasty, C. 1st Length 6 1/4".