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He was also called Nanji Laoren (“Old Man of the South Pole”). Though greatly revered as the god of longevity (shou), Shouxing has no temples. In Chinese culture, birthday parties for elders provide a fitting time for visitors to bow before his statue, which is draped in embroidered silk robes.\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eArtistic representations often depict Shouxing as a bearded old man with a high brow and a crooked staff in one hand. He holds the peach of immortality in his other hand. A stork or turtle is often added as a further symbol of longevity, which the Chinese view as a special blessing.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e"}

Mid 20th Century Chinese Nephrite Jade Figure of Shouxing | Shou Hsing

Product Description
Mid 20th Century Chinese Nephrite Jade Figure of Shouxing | Shou Hsing

From an estate of a collector who had many world travels - this is higher end, tourist quality Chinese Nephrite Green Brown Jade 

c.1950

Approx 15.5cms (6 1/8") tall [on wooden stand]

Approx 13cms (5 1/4") tall [without stand]
In excellent condition 

Jade being naturally occurring and hand carved - there will be minor worn and hard/smooth edges from carving | The attention to detail in this piece is excellent

About Shouxing | Shou Hsing
Shouxing, [romanization Shou Hsing], in Chinese mythology, one of three stellar gods known collectively as Fulushou. He was also called Nanji Laoren (“Old Man of the South Pole”). Though greatly revered as the god of longevity (shou), Shouxing has no temples. In Chinese culture, birthday parties for elders provide a fitting time for visitors to bow before his statue, which is draped in embroidered silk robes.

Artistic representations often depict Shouxing as a bearded old man with a high brow and a crooked staff in one hand. He holds the peach of immortality in his other hand. A stork or turtle is often added as a further symbol of longevity, which the Chinese view as a special blessing.


Sku: 232401303C
$ 300.00 AUD
Maximum quantity available reached.