Santuario/relicario - Madera - 1850 - 1900
This large and beautifully sculpted wood of Shou Xing.
With ornamental flowers made from bronze insertions
Teeth and eyes made from porcelain
Height: 36 cm
Weight: 1700 g
Shou Xing is a Taoist deity that represents a long life and is part of Fu Lu Shou. It is recognised by his large forehead, which represents wisdom and his extra long beard, which literally indicates a long life. Shao Xing is always depicted with a long staff.
Please take into account that the sculpture presents some crakes due to the age.
wonderful piece of art.
It will be very carefully packed and shipped with tracking number