Chinese God of Longevity Mudman Statue
This traditional mudman figurine is a detailed depiction of the revered God of Longevity. He is clothed in a beautiful flambe blue robe that varies in shades from a deep midnight blue to a pale blue and purple interspersed with splashes of white. He has his his staff in his right hand and in the left he is holding a peach. Two peaches, recognized as a symbol for long life, are also tied to his staff.
The figurine is approximately 4" tall. There is no damage. There are signs wear and age to the unglazed head and foot.
"China" is impressed on the foot along with numbers. These are likely factory markings. The statue dates to the mid - late 20th century.