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Antique 18th - 19th century Chinese Kitchen / Stove God, Family Protector

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We are offering an Antique 18th -19th c. Chinese 
Kitchen God / Stove God, with old beard hair. 

The kitchen deity – also known as the Stove God
named Zao JunZao ShenZao kimjahCokimjah or Zhang Lang – 
is the most important of a plethora of Chinese domestic gods 
that protect the hearth and family. 
The Kitchen God is recognized in Chinese folk religion

stamped in the 19th c. with "China" On the bottom 
(please note after 1891 all exporting countries were
required to mark their pieces from country of export)
Approx. Dimensions:
Height: 6 1/2" 
Width: 3 1/8"
Depth: 2 1/2"

Approx. Weight:
273 grams
                                          ID.   50                                 LOC.  F
The Antique Chinese Kitchen - Stove God 
is in good age-related condition with some minor chips 
and cracks to the lacquer & wood

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