The hand-carved pearl shell - pixiu - Indonesia.

The hand-carved pearl shell - pixiu - Indonesia.
21st century - hand-carved.

Ancient Chinese traditional culture -- "mythical animals"
Carved shell shell, delicate carving, complex process.
The legend is that the nine princes of the dragon king, the main food is gold and silver jewelry, just can not go in, so all are bling bling. People like to use it as a kind of wealth, usually on the body or at home.
Under different light, the shell has different color and bright luster.
In the Balinese craftsman, the traditional hand carving technique inherited the father's carving skill and sculpture art.
To better display the effect, we customized the black metal support.
The shell is 18 centimeters wide,
Height 30 cm (including base)
Transport: there is a transport tracking number that you can use to check your shipping information.
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