Late Qing Dynasty
Jade statuette. White and green jade, probably jadeite. Figure of woman holding a hare in her left hand. Right hand holds a spray of foliage. Probably represents the Princess from the moon palace holding a moon hare.
Purchased from Wanamaker's Department Store; subscription of Eldridge R. Johnson
[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1928. The George Byron Gordon Memorial Collection of Chinese Objects in Jade, Crystal, Lapis Lazuli and Coral. The Museum Journal. Volume XIX (No. 1): 35-71. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 57
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