Heavy Antique natural jade sculpture - Stylized Cicada-shaped sculpture - Chinese collectibles - Jade carving
Ancient carved jade sculpture representing a stylized cicada.
In Chinese culture the cicadas are considered a symbol of good luck and represents immortality.
On the backside of the sculpture there is a hole that probably were use to hang it.
High quality of jade.
The sculpture has a small chipping, hardly visible to the naked eye (see the last picture).
Dim. Sculpture Length: 7.28 inch.
Weight: 860 grams.