Large Chinese very dark green to black jade or hardstone Guan Yin figure, depicted seated and holding a ruyi scepter, with custom carved and fitted hardwood stand. Dimensions of figure – 21″ H x 13″ W x 7 1/4″ D (not including stand). Provenance: the estate of B. Dale Wiley, Brentwood, Tennessee. CONDITION: Old shallow chip to left shoulder. Three natural fissures to hardstone running vertically to the back, one from top to base.