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Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Tigers

$38,000per set

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A stunning pair of late 20th century life-size Chinese cloisonné tigers from the Baron Estate. In Chinese symbolism, these tigers represents the masculine principle in nature and is king of all the animals, as shown by the four stripes on his forehead, which form the character Wang (?). The tiger represents the greatest earthly power, as well as protection over human life.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 39 in. (99.06 cm)Width: 13 in. (33.02 cm)Depth: 57 in. (144.78 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Chinese Export (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    CloissonéBrass
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Hand enameled cloisonné work in excellent vintage condition with surface wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1076621491192

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    Ships From: Houston, TX
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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