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Pr. of 19th C. Chinese Export Porcelain Celadon Lion Dogs
Presented for sale is a pair of Chinese Export Celadon porcelain Lion Dogs in a matched facing pair with raised paw on ball signifying a pair of "male dogs." These mythical creatures have graced the fronts of Asian Temples and homes since the early ages and are highly desired for their decorative use.
The pair are in excellent age related condition, believed to be 19th century or earlier, these pieces came from the Estate of a retired military officer who was in China at the beginning of the 20th century;
Size: 16" Height x 17" Length x 11" Depth.