figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Ceramic altar figure. One of three deities, representing Happiness (Phuc); Prosperity (Loc) and Longevity (Tho). This figure represents Tho, who is depicted as an old man with a bald head, long white beard and a staff to which is attached a gourd filled with the elixir of life. He carries a peach in his left hand.

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