Koi Fish Sculpture, Silvered Verdigris Finish, Left Facing
Our beautiful Koi Fish Sculpture is Artisan Handcrafted with a Silver Verdigris Antiqued finish that highlights the highs and lows of the fish's beautiful scales. This Koi is left facing which means as you look at its curved body its head bends toward your left.
DIMENSIONS: 11" L x 5" W x 4" H
MATERIALS: Brass with Silvered Verdigris Finish
FACTS & HISTORY: In Japan, the koi is a symbol of luck, prosperity, and good fortune, and also of perseverance in the face of adversity. Ornamental koi are symbolic of Japanese culture and are closely associated with the country's national identity.
Since the late 20th century, the keeping of koi in outdoor water gardens has become popular among the more affluent Chinese. Koi ponds are now found in Chinese communities around the world, and the number of people who keep koi ,has been increasing. Koi are also popular in many countries in the equatorial region, where outdoor water gardens are popular, In Sri Lanka, interior courtyards most often have one or several fish ponds dedicated to koi.