Pair of Stone Temple Lions
These fierce looking creatures are Chinese temple lions, often also referred to as 'foo dogs'. They are traditionally seen in pairs outside the entrances of temples or more recently outside restaurants and businesses in China, acting as powerful guardians against unwanted intruders, These ones are from Beijing and individually carved in stone so they vary slightly. They are great used as bookends or door stops, or simply as interesting ornaments. Sold as a pair, the price shown is for both lions.
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