Huge 19C Root Wood Carving Shou-lao

//Huge 19C Root Wood Carving Shou-lao

Size 100cm Tall overall

Price £1350 with Free Uk/Eu Shipping

Huge 19thC Root Wood Carving of Shou-lao. STAND NOT INCLUDED.Well carved and a great looking interior decoration item. Rare in this size. He is the ancient Chinese Taoist god of long life and luck. Shou-lao is the popular name of Shou-xing, the stellar deity of longevity. He is usually portrayed with an enormous head, carrying a long staff and a pumpkin gourd, which contains the water of life. Bought from a Belgian collector.