The horse symbolizes success in the Chinese culture because of a commonly known idiom, 马到功成 (Ma Dao Gong Cheng), which means to achieve immediate victory.
In Chinese language, a word or phrase can often have multiple interpretations. 马上 (Ma Shang) can mean "immediately" or, "on top of the horse".
By placing different objects on top of the horse, it conveys the meaning of achieving something soon or immediately.
In Feng Shui practice, the horse is used to enhance luck in one’s career or study.
Inspired by the richness of Chinese culture embedded in Feng Shui article, the Ji Jian Wu collection presents a contemporary take on these traditional objects that bring prosperity and blessings. Whether or not you are a believer, the receiver will be gifted with well wishes.
Designed by Lin Qiuxia, developed with Design Incubation Centre from the Division of Industrial Design, National University of Singapore.
Hand crafted porcelain with pure gold gilding, very well made in Taiwan.