19th Century Bronze Chinese Baluster Lamp with Temple Lions

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A magnificently chased and decorated baluster face with guardian temple lions (i.e. shi, or foo dogs), one on each side of the body, which has been lamped and fitted with a bronze harp. It is in fine working condition.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Bronze
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    25 in. H
    63 cm H
  • Diameter
    7
  • Seller Location
    Salt Lake City, UT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU100171149800
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