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Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings

Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Carved Keyaki (Elm) Wood Temple Carvings from the late 1800s. Excellent antique condition, beauti...
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Carved Keyaki (Elm) Wood Temple Carvings from the late 1800s. Excellent antique condition, beautifully weathered with highly detailed carvings.  Sold as a pair.

11"W x 14"D x 12.5"H

Guardian lions, also known as shishi or foo/fu dogs, are intimidating, mythical, lion-like creatures seen across a breath of art forms and geography, ranging from Persia, to China and Japan.  They are full of meaning, symbolizing prosperity, success, and guardianshipwhich has made them popular in Western art, as well.

Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings
Fu Dogs, 19th Century Keyaki Temple Carvings

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