唐代四天王像, Tang Dynasty Four Heavenly Kings, H.24.5cm, W.6.6cm

2016-4-28-e596aee59c96-28唐代四天王像, 高24.5公分, 寬6.6公分

四大天王,一般認知為「劍琴傘龍」,有「風調雨順」之意。 認為南方增長天王持劍,舞劍生風,代表「風」;東方持國天王持阮琴或琵琶,代表「調」;北方多聞天王執傘,代表「雨」;西方廣目天王持龍或蛇,代表「順」。組合起來便成了「風調雨順」本器四大天王, 依次為執劍, 執琴, 執龍, 執傘之南方, 東方, 西方, 北方天王, 各天王表情各異, 古玉跡象有擴散暈沁色, 石灰沁等。

Tang Dynasty Four Heavenly Kings, H.24.5cm, W.6.6cm

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