Large Chinese Carved Coral Figural Group of lady Immortals
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Large Imperial quality Chinese hand carved coral figural group depicting four female immortals with flowers, foliage and birds. Incredibly carved throughout with high attention to detail throughout. Includes fitted
Coral (without base): 14.5" x 12.5" x 3.5" (36.83 cm x 31.75 cm x 8.89 cm)
Coral weight: 1521 grams.
Red coral grows between 0.2 and 2 centimeters in length, and between 0.24 and 1.32 millimeters in diameter, annually. Due to commercialized fishing, it's now uncommon for the species to reach its historical full size of 30 to 50 centimeters