This is an antique Chinese figurine of a turkey, intricately hand carved in variegated amethystine quartz. It is from the estate of a Manhattan couple who travelled the world collecting art and antiques. Based on other works from their collection, the date is likely late 19th century.
Height: approx. 1 1/2"
Depth: approx. 7/8"
Weight: 1.5 oz.
Condition: Tiny 1/8" chip on corner of left foot. (See photo #10.)
Estate item #71j.
Shipped double-boxed from a smoke-free home.