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Three Small Temple Guardians: 2 Foo Shishi Chin Lion Dogs & 1 Phoenix Bird

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Three Small Temple Guardians: 2 Foo Shishi Chin Lion Dogs & 1 Phoenix Bird

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$1,500.00


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Three Small Temple Guardians: 2 Foo Shishi Chin Lion Dogs & 1 Phoenix Bird

  • Three (3) small Temple Guardians.
  • Two (2) Foo Dog Shishi Chin Lions.
  • One (1) Phoenix Bird Tibet Nepal.
  • All are brass with inlaid stones.
  • The heads of the Foo ShiShi Guardian dogs pull off; their bodies are hollow.
  • The two Chins are freestanding; we include two wooden stands for them to stand on, as shown below.
  • The Phoenix bird's head does not pull off; the head is not removable.
  • The Phoenix bird is attached to the base which is a small round beveled carved wood stand.
  • There are no discernible marks or signatures on these.
  • Some of the stones are glass while some are minerals.
  • Some stones are broken and some stones are missing.
  • Some stones may be replacements (not by us).
  • Sold as a lot of three (3) only; not available for individual sale.
  • COUNTRY of Origin: Asia.
  • AGE: XIXéme
  • Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below.
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  • All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase.

SIZE:

  • The Foo ShiShi Guardian dog beasts each measure overall approximately 10 cm x 8 cm x 4 cm // 4 inches x 3.15 inches x 1.75 inches.
  • The Phoenix bird measures overall, including the attached round wood stand, 9 cm x 6 cm x 2.5 cm // approximately 3.5 inches x 2.3 inches x 1 inch.

 

  • We don't know the exact precise composition of the various foreign metal alloys used to make these pieces.
  • We aren't metallurgists and we cannot ever be 100% certain about anything.
  • Alloys are combinations of metals used for practical and artistic reasons such as durability.
  • Using 100% of any metal might make the product entirely too soft to endure.
  • Magnets will stick to ferrous metals.
  • Magnets attract to ferrous metals such as iron, nickel, cobalt, certain steels and other alloys.
  • Brass, aluminum, copper, and most stainless steels, however, are non ferrous, and magnets are not attracted to them.
  • For more information, please visit your nearest metallurgist, or geologist, or ask at your local library.

CONDITION:

  • By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age.
  • By " vintage " we mean between 50 and 100 years of age.
  • This item is made of matter and it is OLD; this means it is NOT NEW.
  • This is not a recent reproduction. It is not a recent copy. It is not a fake.
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There are signs of age or usage including but not limited to:

  • There is overall surface wear.
  • There is overall oxidation.
  • There is perimeter wear and wear around all edges.
  • There are surface scratches.
  • Some of the metal is slightly bent in various ways in various places.
  • Some of the stones are glass while some are minerals.
  • Some stones are broken and some stones are missing.
  • Some stones may be replacements (not by us).
  • CLEANED: No.
  • RESTORATION: No restoration.
  • MEASUREMENT VERIFIED: Yes.
  • There may also be something that we missed because we aren't specifically trained to see it.
  • We've not examined these microscopically.
  • We've not taken them apart or put them back together.
  • We've not subtracted anything nor added anything that was not already there.
  • We've not cleaned them.
  • They are COMPLETE.
  • The condition is good.
  • There's nothing functionally wrong with this.
  • The condition is exactly as shown in the gallery photos.
  • Look at all the gallery photos carefully and read this description carefully.
  • It is impossible to divine exactly what information a buyer might want.
  • It is the buyer's responsibility to carefully scrutinize a purchase before buying.
  • Please consider your purchase carefully.
  • We are happy to help in any way we can by answering your questions to the best of our ability and furnishing additional specifics upon request.
  • This is not sold on approval.
  • Ask your questions before you buy.

Gardiens Du Temple Petit Lot 3 Pièces 2 Foo Shishi Chiens et 1 Phoenix Oiseau Tibet Népal

  • Tous sont en laiton avec pierres ou verre incrustés.
  • Leur supports en bois sont inclus (2 rectangulaires pour les chiens, 1 carré pour l'oiseau).
  • Voir les photos dans les galeries à droit
  • XIXe siècle.
  • Pas marqué.
  • Les têtes de chiens sont amovibles; ils se détachent de leur corps.
  • Les chiens sont creux à l'intérieur.
  • La tête de l'oiseau n'est pas amovible
  • L'oiseau est attaché à un petit support rond biseauté en bois sculpté; nous incluons également un petit stand de carrés de plus.
  • Dimensions, Oiseau sur son petit support rond en bois: 9 cm x 6 cm x 2.5 cm.
  • Dimensions, Chiens, chacun: 10 cm x 8 cm x 4 cm.
  • Ils sont en bon état.
  • Certaines pierres sont manquants, certains sont fissurés, certains sont ébréchées.
  • Nous ne vendons pas ces choses séparément, et le prix affiché est pour l'ensemble du lot.
  • Frais de port en sus.
  • Merci de votre visite.









































 

 

 

 


 


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