China , 23.11.1951
МЗСБ КП 1380 П 858
120 х 59 cm
silk, thread, weaving, stitch embroidery
Present of the delegation of the Chinese writers to the Tsaritsyn - Stalingrad Museum of Defense, Hunan province

A mountain eagle is embroidered on a light canvas with silk threads. The bird is sitting on a pine branch, looking to the left. In Chinese traditional art, the eagle is a symbol of the sun, power, and warrior. It represents courage, power, speed, and insight. An eagle on a pine tree is a symbol of longevity. Handmade by peasant women in Hunan province.

See also

Figurine “Camels at a Watering Place”
Israel , August 1954
Kukri (khukri), khakma and karda.
Nepal , 9-10.06.1958
Katori Masahiko. Peace bell.
Japan , 1985, August