Three Porcelain Chinese "Star Gods"
Early 20th Century - Sale Price $550.00 for the set, "As Is"
One of the gods has has damage to the back of his head.
Fu, Lu, & Shou - "The Sanxing"
Occurs as a decorative theme, Fuxing (Happiness), Luxing (Wealth/material fortune), and Shouxing (Longevity). A Taoist concept dating back to the Ming Dynasty when the Fu Star, Lu Star, and Shou Star were considered to be personified dieties of these atributes. The term is commonly used in Chinese culture to denote the three attributes of a good life. Statues of these 3 gods are found in nearly every Chinese home, and in many Chinese shops, on small alters, adorned with auspicious offerings like a glass of water, or an orange, etc, especially during Chinese New Year.
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$1,250.00 Regular Price