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Filigree Earrings - Forest Collection - Hulu

Filigree Earrings - Forest Collection - Hulu

USD$ 360.00
  • Detail
    • Materials:999 Fine Silver, gold gilt
    • Height: ~6.3cm
    • Width:~1.6cm

  • Culture Meaning

    Hulu 葫芦

    In Chinese culture, the hulu, or bottle gourd, is a symbol of good luck, longevity, and prosperity. The sound of "hulu" is similar to the words for "blessing" and "salary," making it a popular decoration for the home or workplace. The hulu is also associated with the deities of good fortune and prosperity, and it is often depicted in artwork and literature alongside other symbols of wealth and success.

    Furthermore, the shape of the hulu is also believed to represent the unity of heaven and earth, as well as the balance of yin and yang energies. This concept is deeply rooted in traditional Chinese philosophy, and is reflected in various aspects of culture and art, including the design of the hulu itself.

    As for the connection between "hulu" and "福禄," the sounds of these words are indeed similar in Chinese. "福" means "blessing" or "fortune," while "禄" means "salary" or "official rank." Therefore, the hulu is often used as a visual pun to express the wish for good fortune, prosperity, and success in various aspects of life.

  • Miao Silver Art

    Miao silver art is a traditional handicraft of the Miao people, an ethnic minority group in China known for their exquisite silver jewelry. For centuries, silver has played an important role in Miao culture as a symbol of wealth and social status.

    Miao silver art is characterized by its intricate filigree work, which is created using thin silver wires that are twisted and soldered together to form delicate, lacy patterns. The art form is highly skilled and time-consuming, with some pieces taking months or even years to complete.

    One of the most unique features of Miao silver art is its adaptability to modern fashion. Traditional Miao silver jewelry is often large and heavy, reflecting the cultural emphasis on wealth and status. However, modern Miao designers have adapted the art form to create smaller, lighter pieces that are suitable for everyday wear and complement modern fashion trends.

    Miao silver art was recognized as a world cultural heritage by UNESCO in 2016, reflecting its significant cultural value and importance. Whether as a symbol of tradition or as a fashionable accessory, Miao silver art is a beautiful and timeless representation of Miao culture and craftsmanship.


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