03-18-2017 03-18-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2992B Boston
March 18, 2017 11:00 AMCalender

Pair of White Marble Foo Lions

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2992B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 18, 2017 11:00AM


Pair of White Marble Foo Lions, China, late Qing dynasty, the female lion with her mouth closed and her paw resting on her cub and the male lion with his mouth open and his paw resting on a ball, both finely modeled with a large, elaborately carved neck band holding bells that circle the neck and extend down the back in a knotted tassel, both rest on a double lotus dais with triangular brocade on four sides, lion 31 x 43 x 25; base 29 x 37 x 45 in.

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Estimate $15,000-20,000

normal wear

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