The origin of the three wise monkeys symbol derive from the 16th century Japanese culture. The meaning of the see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil represents prudence and purity. By time, in the 19th century gained popularity in Europe as a good luck symbol. According to the memorandum, carried and worn by the solders of the first world war as a lucky charm.
This stone wall panel, is a natural black slate, hand carved with the three wise monkeys symbol, the edges chipped off to make an antiquated look. Drilled with two holes on the top, and leather lace used for hanging. It’s an original carving for home or office decoration. signed and dated.
12″ x 5.5″ x 0.3″
Custom carving available.
Fantasy designed minimalist style stone figurines, and small to medium size original soapstone alabaster carvings direct by Canadian carver. All figurines are hand carved and high polished. Sealed and buffed with non toxic bee wax for protection and to avoid the stone to dry out. Personalize it with names or short message available for free of charge.