According to the Chinese zodiac, people born in the year of the pig possess characteristics such as sincerity, purity, tolerance and honour. In Germany, pigs are known as a symbol of good luck, marzipan pigs are given as gifts on New Year’s Eve. This adorable carved wood pig would make a unique good luck charm for yourself or a special friend. Approx. 6″ l x 2 1/4″ w x 3″ t.