Pair of Chinese Turquoise Glazed Shiwan Pottery Foo Dogs For Sale
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Pair of Chinese Turquoise Glazed Shiwan Pottery Foo Dogs

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An absolutely delightful pair of Chinese turquoise glazed foo dogs, made for the export market. Portrayed seated on their haunches, heads raised, mouths in a wide grin, as if expecting treats. They have wonderful molded eyelashes above bulging black eyes, floppy ears, and long beards. The dogs are crafted from a dense brown stoneware known as shiwan, and glazed with a heavy, runny, turquoise glaze.

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  • Condition Details
    Overall good condition. One of the dogs with a small loss to one eyelash, as seen in photos
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 7 in. x W 4.5 in. x D 3.75 in.H 17.78 cm x W 11.43 cm x D 9.53 cm
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU89476925123
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