A small bronze table sculpture of a delicately carved crane riding on the back of a turtle, circa 1800s.

There are many folk stories involving cranes and turtles and close friendships In Vietnamese culture, the turtle and crane signify power and longevity. Together they represent a healthy long life of happiness.

Bronze Crane on a Turtle, 1800s

  • Height: 16.0cm
    Width: 7.5cm