Large Chinese Gilt Bronze, Enamel & Silver Goddess Kuan Yin Standing on Koi Carp FIGURE, ca 1900. Large Feng Shui statue of Kwan Yin, the Chinese Goddess of Mercy holding a ruyi ceremonial scepter in one hand, and standing on a large koi fish above water waves. This Monumental Figure combines beautiful and highly detailed Chinese cloisonné enamel work with superb chaser work in the Ormolu (gilt bronze) body. The Koi fish is decorated throughout with ambar color.
Stones, the fish is probably made in silver. The stone in the goddess forehead is precious, face is very refined. With very peaceful and pleasant expression made in. Galalith and hands are hand carved. The large figure is standing on a highly detailed cherrywood base with bronze inlay.Truly a magnificent Museum Piece of Chinese Export from the early 20th Century. Measures: 39 cm high including wooden base. An absolute most for collectors!
Guanyin Bodhisattva Kuan Yin, Quan Yin, Guanyin, Kwan Yin, the Chinese Goddess of Mercy and Compassion is believed to bring blessings and grant wishes. Koi Carp is an Ancient Chinese Symbol for Abundance and Wealth. Great piece of valuable collection, a valuable personal alter or a very good present! We try to present the merchandise as accurately as possible.
The presentation is based on the information available to us and to our knowledge. The item "Large Chinese Gilt, Enamel & Silver Goddess Kuan Yin Standing on Koi Carp FIGURE" is in sale since Tuesday, November 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues". The seller is "brandsdeluxe" and is located in Hollywood, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.