This is a white Dehua porcelain Guanyin Buddha made in Ming Dynasty.It is in fine carving. You can see the soft skin, contour of the of the body, and beguiling charm of the smile create an aura of sympathy. The luster of ivoy white make the statue more holy and solemn.
There is a glorious ceramic manufacture history of the Dehua porcelain. As early as the Neolithic Age, Dehua had fired the stamped pottery. Along with the prosperous business of ancient Quanzhou port and the development of Overseas' trade, Dehua porcelain had been exported to all over the world very early and sold in the markets of distant oversea countries. In Song Dynasty, Dehua porcelain had become one of main export commodity on “the marine Silk Road”.
In Ming Dynasty, Dehua porcelain had entranced a new developing era. Originate Dehua ivoy white carving has a fine reputation of “ivoy white”, “Chinese white” and “international porcelain world pearl” and becomes the symbol of China white porcelain because it is as white as snow, as thin as paper, as translucent as silk, as smooth as jade and as sonorous as a bell.
Date: Ming Dynasty
Country of Origin：Fu Jian China