Japanese Foo Dog Set , GA2060
Size: H39″ x W 19″ x D 35″ (ea.)
Weight: 2,200 lbs ( Estimated)
Japanese Foo Dogs are also known as lion dogs and are statues of lion like creatures. These statues are often found guarding the entries of shrines in Japan and used to protect against evil. Found at both the primary entry and inner shrines. Foo lions can also be found at some temples, public building, noble homes and even private residences.