London, South Kensington
11 June 1998
A CHINESE IVORY MODEL OF A STANDING FEMALE IMMORTAL
WEARING HER HAIR IN A BUN, DRESSED IN LONG FLOWING ROBES TIED WITH A SILK BELT, CARRYING A THREE-LEGGED TOAD WITH BOTH HANDS -- 7¼.IN (18.5CM) HIGH, 17TH CENTURY, (AGE CRACKS AND OLD WEAR).
SEE COLOUR PLATE 68.
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