Dimensions (W x H x D). 12 x 28 x 20 (cm) / 5"x 11" x 8 inches. 7 kgs / 15 lbs. LARGE Chinese Imperial Guardian Lions Feng Shui Fu Dog Ceramic Porcelain Statue.
A fine exclusive collection of Colour Glazed Feng Shui Foo Dog Ceramic Figurine. Known for their protective power, Chinese Guard Lions - or Foo Dogs, as they are commonly known - have been used since ancient times to guard the homes and palaces of Chinese nobility.
Their mystical ability to protect a home and its occupants from harm means that they are still found in homes around the world to this day. Designed and hand-crafted in the traditional style, hand-painted with remarkable precision, the statues are available in male and female pairs - a physical manifestation of Yin and Yang energies. Chinese folklore tells us that it?
S important to keep the two together to ward off evil, and according to Fengshui tradition the placement of the Foo Dogs must be correct in order to achieve the beneficial effects of their power - the male should be placed on the right hand side of the door, and the female on the left. Made in the old Shiwan potteries at the kilns twenty miles south of the city of Canton, China.This is the most famous city in China in creating ceramic products forover 500 years. Most of the masterpieces created in the town were collected in national museums and collectors around the globe.
Master Artist / Sculptor: Famous Shiwan Master Artist. The item "LARGE PAIR Chinese Guardian Lions Feng Shui Fu Dog Ceramic Porcelain Statue" is in sale since Monday, May 27, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues". The seller is "antiqueshop8808" and is located in beijing. This item can be shipped worldwide.