PAIR FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN FOO DOG LION STATUE

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 31, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House
Item Description | Shipping Info | Confirmation | Payment | Contact Us | Return Policy | Privacy | About Us PAIR FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN FOO DOG LION STATUE Size:

10"x5"x9" (inch) OR 25x13x23 (cm) (each)

Internal Code: 8259
Item Description A pair of Chinese Famille Rose glaze porcelain Foo Dog statues, FULL hand-painted. Circa: 1900's.
An imperial guardian lion, also called a Fu Lion, Foo Dog, lion of Buddha, is a common representation of the lion in pre-modern China, which is believed to have powerful mythic protective powers that has traditionally stood in front of Chinese Imperial palaces, temples, emperors' tombs, government offices, and the homes of government officials. Male Foo dog one feet step on a ball, and Female Foo dog one feet step on a Foo dog baby.
The pieces are in mint condition and the fine hand painting employed on this piece makes it a true work of art! White spots in photos are light reflection, NOT SCRATCH. Please check my eBay store for more antique items!
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