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A RARE EARLY MING DYNASTY GLAZED STONEWARE FIGURE OF A STANDING IMMORTAL
A rare and original Chinese early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) green glazed stoneware figure of an immortal depicting the Taoist Immortal Li
Tieguai holding a gourd in his left hand while his right hand is in a gesture of blessing.
Condition is good. Face and hands had been re-gilded. Height: 12.0 inch. Weight: 3.5 pds.
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About Li Tieguai:
Li Tieguai is considered to be the most ancient of the Eight Chinese Taoist Immortals. He cares for the poor, sick and the needy
helping and curing them from their suffering with medicine from his gourd bottle. He is often portrayed as an old man.
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