Shou Longevity Brass Pendant

This Sacred Charm is a Shou Longevity brass Pendant, 3.5cm long, on black waxed cotton cord with adjustable knots to lengthen as desired.

This is a popular Chinese symbol from the Manchu period, which was a prolific period in art production and stands for a very important part of Chinese life - longevity. The Shou is from the Chinese god of longevity Shou-la. It is a Taoist version of the written character for shou. It's circular form symbolizes the immortality of the Taoist heavens. 



 

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