Title: Mother of Pearl with Foo Dog carvingMaker: Design: Jake RichmondOrigin: IndonesiaDate/Period: 2017Materials: ShellDimensions: Height including stand 29cm / 11.4 inches, width 21cm / 8.3 inches
Completely engraved large mother of pearl shell, very intricate. The carving into the shell is of a Foo Dog. The Foo Dog, also known as the Chinese Lion, is a legendary animal which protects against evil spirits and is seen as a protector of one's house in Feng Shui. The shell was engraved by a Balinese artisan, who has mastered the art of carving. The artisan is one of very few who can carve at this level. He is truly one of the best and most renowned in this niche field. The shell comes with a custom-fit black stand.
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