Planter with a Coral Deity
story by Anna Grasskamp
A pot that overflows with waves made of kingfisher feathers and whitecaps made of pearl. Out of the waves the head of a sea monster emerges. It supports a coral creature. Meet Kui Xing, the god of literature, carved out of a single branch of coral.This story is part of the Ocean Objects series, supported and funded by: Research Grants Council Hong Kong (GRF 12603017).