The Calabash designed with the Happy Buddha can be used as a drinking gourd. It comes with a beautiful red tassel. Open the calabash and pour in your favorite beverage. Makes a great gift for Kung Fu movie enthusiast.
The calabash or gourd was known in its legend as the hulu, which doctors used to carry medicine or ancient remedies for healing. The hulu was thought to absorb negative qi energy that could affect health and is a traditional Chinese medicine cure. The calabash was also grown in molded forms for different shapes. One used to contain crickets for their songs like a musical instrument. It is a symbol of the Xian immortals.
Hand Painted Natural Gourd
Height varies 12" to 15"