Light gray hue of particularly noble appearance, the blackbrown image in high relief. Depicted is the prominent god of longevity Shoulao riding an ox with the ruyi scepter, a sign of dignity, in one hand. The boy accompanying him is also holding one. Fluttering between the two is a bat (fu) a popular symbol of good luck. Atop the domed stopper is a knob.
Dimensions: HEIGHT 7.3 CM
Condition: Very good condition with usual signs of age and use, such as minimal chips; the spoon is missing
Provenance: Collection of Helmut Longin, Austria