Japanese Komainu Lion-Dog Pair

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Vintage Ceramic Japanese Komainu Lion-Dog Pair, featuring blue, green, and black ceramic glaze. Komainu are statue pairs of lion-like creatures either guarding the entrance or the inner shrine of many Japanese Shinto shrines. Typically, one has its mouth open while the other has a closed mouth, meant to represent “the beginning and the end of all things”.


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Dimensions 4 × 7 × 11 in


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