One of Japan’s Seven Lucky Gods, Hotei or the Laughing Buddha as he's also known, is commonly depicted as bald, smiling, with a big belly, bulging ears, and a large sack and fan in his hands. His associated virtues are magnanimity, abundance and good health.
Hotei, carved in Tibetan coral. On large red coral and Chinese turquoise beads with loads of sterling silver. Eastern-themed sterling silver clasp. Pendant drop 2 1/4". One of a kind.