36 Inch Estate Granite Foo Dog Pair, Northern Style or Chinese Lions made with green granite.
Each Foo-dog is individually hand carved of granite in China by a skilled artist. The loose jewel enclosed in each mouth is carved during the process and will never fall out. Each Foo-dog is one solid piece, separate decorative base is included. Foo Dogs are also called Chinese Lions.
Measurements are approximate will vary slightly.
Total Height: 36"
Base: Heigth 11" Length 20" Width 16"
Dog Height 24"
Weight 580 Lbs Each, The pedestal and the Foo Dog each weight about 290Lbs. Each foo Dog is 2 pieces, the base and the Foo Dog.
Usually ships in 3 days or less by motor freight with curbside delivery and lift gate.
The Shismi Dog is a fantastic animal and is the companion of Buddha. The animal is almost always shown with its paw on a sphere standing guard over the entrance to temples and tombs; discouraging evil spirits and wrong doers from entering.