Antique Japanese Immortal Iron-crutch Li Carved Faux Ivory Silver Brooch Signed
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Antique Japanese Immortal Iron-crutch Li Carved Faux Ivory Silver Brooch Signed:
LARGE ANTIQUE JAPANESE CARVED FAUX IVORY IMMORTAL Iron-Crutch Li SILVER BROOCH
He is sometimes described as irascible and ill-tempered
but also benevolent to the poor
sick and the needy whose
suffering he alleviates with special medicine from his gourd.
He is often portrayed as an ugly old man with dirty face, scraggy beard, and messy hair held by a golden band.
He walks with the aid of an iron crutch (t'ieh kuai) and often has a gourd slung over his shoulder or held in his hand
who descended to earth in the form of a beggar who uses his power to fight for the oppressed and needy
2 1/2" high and 2 3/8" wide
French trombone clasp
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