All these things in the mundane material world are only symbols.
The importance of these symbols depends on the persons who deals with it. What does a filled or a not filled statue denote for your friend?
Metta, Karuna, Mudita, Upekha
*** May these efforts be helpful.
Djang chub sem chog rinpoche, ma kye pa nam kye gyur chig. Kye pa nyam pa me pa yang, gong nä gong du phel war sho._()_**