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Pair of Antique Japanese Wooden Temple Lion Figures


A pair of Japanese carved wooden temple figures in the form of lions seated in traditional pose. The pieces have had some conservation and restoration to stabilize them. 4653


  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. wear commensurate with age; some conservation/restoration. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 18 in. x W 9 in. x D 12 in.

    H 45.72 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 30.48 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number

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