Jade Lucky God Ebisu, Fish, Bat, Lotus, Sunstone Necklace

Approx 18" long, pendant 2" x 1 1/2"


The lucky god, Ebisu represents good fortune and bounty from the sea. He is the patron of fisherman and tradesman and symbolizes hard work and honesty. The fish is symbolic of abundance, prosperity, wealth and persistence. It is also believed to represent an advantage in business. The lotus or sea rose, is a symbol of purity, fruitfulness and creativity. Together with the fish it symbolizes abundance year after year. It also symbolizes sexual harmony, the lotus representing the female and the fish representing the male. The bat is an emblem of happiness, good fortune, prosperity and longevity. When something is depicted upside down it means it has arrived, so the common depiction of an upside-down bat symbolizes good fortune has arrived. It is one of the best symbols of good luck.