Absolutely beautiful statue of the Chinese Moon Fairy.
The statue is made of all natural green serpentine. It is hand carved by a master. Her facial features and fingers are finely done. Her robe and ribbons flying in the wind adds movement to the sculpture. She is holding a lantern with the symbol of longevity. Her posture is soft and demure, expressing her longing for life on earth. The Moon Fairy is one of the most admired beauties in the Chinese mythical legends. She is celebrated on the 15th of day of lunar August, which is the day of family union in the Chinese culture.
Exquisite. Perfect condition.
9" h x 6"w x 2" d