Bejeweled Elephant Statue with Trunk Up for Good Luck
This mesmerizing bejeweled elephant statue is exquisitely detailed with beautifully colored jewels, and intricate designs, and vibrant colors. Lovely white, blue, red, black, and orange detailing and fine craftsmanship make this gorgeous elephant statue the perfect ornament for a desk, office, home, or as a great gift for family and friends. Elephants are widely respected in Chinese and Asian cultures for their immense strength, strong relationships, and towering height. The elephant is often seen as a positive symbol in Chinese homes, and represents power, strength, and victory.
Since antiquity, the elephant has been a powerful symbol of strength, good fortune, knowledge, and fertility. This unique animal is considered sacred in Buddhism and Asian mythology, and has a strong influence on its beholder’s spirit and luck.
Although color and material are also important aspects of an elephant statue, the elephant’s truck is considered the most important detailing. The elephant’s truck is an important symbol in the statue; the truck is essential for an elephant’s survival, it is both sensitive and strong. When the truck is up, it is a representation of the showering of good luck. When the trucks are intertwined, it represents a token of friendship and relationships.
The feng shui elephant has the same utility as fu dogs, and are a popular protection cure with their physical power and strength. The elephant has also been used as a good luck charm since ancient times in Asian mythology and culture. Considered a sacred animal in Buddhism and Indian mythology, the elephant also has the power to enhance intellectual curiosity and the excitement for knowledge. (Place in an office or study room for an intellectual boost.
The bejeweled elephant can be opened for storing wishing note or small coins. The dimension of the bejeweled elephant figurine is approx. 5" x 2" x 2 1/2". It is made of bejeweled cloisonne.