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a 19th20th century chinese sculpture of a cherry tree with carved green and pink jade


A 19th/20th Century Chinese Sculpture Of A Cherry Tree With Carved Green And Pink Jade


£795 | $975 USD | €917 EUR
Item Number: SA661998
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Alexander George Antiques Ltd.
This antique has been viewed 29 times in the past month with the most views from Canada.


A Chinese sculpture of polished pink jade blossom and carved green jade leaves modelled as a cherry tree.
In China, the blossoming cherry tree has strong symbolic meaning, representing feminine beauty, dominance and love. Similarly, in Japan, the cherry tree known as Sakura, also has strong symbolic meaning. In the short blossom period festivals are held under the falling trees and it is believed that every falling blossom is a metaphor of a fallen warrior.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 25 cm (9.8")
Width = 31 cm (12.2")
Depth = 20 cm (7.9")

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Alexander George Antiques Ltd.
Buscot Manor
United Kingdom

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