Chinese collection

Item LL 9512

Accession no: LL 9512
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Figure of a seated Buddha
Materials: Jade
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
Measurements: H. 16.3 cm, W. 10.1 cm

Description: Figure of a Buddha, seated adn holding a vase is his clasped hands, crown on head and hair pdne in a spiral knor. Greenish grey jade. Probably Siamese.

Provenance
A. W. Stiff Collection; his sale, Christie, 25 July 1916, lot 81, purchased by Frank Partridge & Sons for Lever, £18.18s.0d. Originally bought for the Hulme Hall. LLAG Invoice file No. 67.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford. Ltd., 1928, No. 789.