Vintage Pair of Chinese Wood Carvings Men Sculptures w/ Parasol Umbrella 15.5 inch. They are very elaborate they appear to be Vaisrava? He is often portrayed with a yellow face. He carries an umbrella or parasol (chatra) as a symbol of his sovereignty. He is also sometimes displayed with a mongoose, often shown ejecting jewels from its mouth.
The mongoose is the enemy of the snake, a symbol of greed or hatred. The ejection of jewels represents generosity.
The pair are in great condition they are couple of cracks in the wood do to the age. Pls see pictures they are part of description. Measurements with the stand are 17.5" H x 8" W x 4 1/4 D.Without stand is 15.5" H x 6.5" W x 4 D. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Other Chinese Collectibles". The seller is "rosomc-jokgzm2" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.