Fô Dog carved stone
China 19th century
Right front leg has been glued and the stems supporting this are reconstructed.
Beautiful sculpture, very finely worked.
Fô Dogs in China represent latent or expressives forces of laws of Buddhism.
Usually in pairs (one male and one female).
Our Fô dog is a male because he wears a bullet on his right leg.
Height: 17 cm
Width: 11 cm
Depth: 8 cm
Weight: 2.02 Kg