Pair of Chinese Qing Red Lacquer Foo Dog Lion Vases


Stunning pair of 19th century Chinese Qing dynasty lacquerware vases or urns featuring foo dog or foo lion decoration. The vases have a baluster form with a large trumpet neck opening. The lacquered bodies are intricately incised and decorated with vibrant blue, white, and red tones outlined in gilt thread. The finish has a desirable aged patina that commensurate age and use. Purchased in Hong Kong in 2000 with original sales receipt from retailer. From an estate in San Francisco, CA. Sold as a pair.

Dimensions: 8"w x 8"d x 17"h

Circa: 19th Century, China

Materials: Lacquer

Condition: Distressed, wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with an aged patina. Minor chips, scratches and old repairs as seen in photos.

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