A Pair of Asian Carved Stone Foo Dogs
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Early 20th century, female and male pair of foo dogs carved out of stone with curls to manes, bells on collar, with open mouths bearing their teeth, they sit atop a rectangular pedestal with carved tapestry, in Asia pairs of foo dogs are often found outside of the front doors of homes and businesses to serve as symbolic protectors.
20 x 9 x 11.5 in.
Wear and loss as expected with extensive outside exposure.
$500 - 1,000