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Bruce Hutton-Clarke is a second generation antiques dealer, brought up at Stow antiques with both parents in the trade from the 1960s.Now based in the grounds of Sudeley Castle's Old Dairy in the picturesque town of Winchcombe, north of Cheltenham Spa. Now trading predominately with the trade, with an eye for decorative British furnishings from the 17th to the 20th century. Often turning objects into useful items and bringing antiques up to date with todays living. Sourcing items direct from peoples homes and travelling abroad, to find the rare and unusual.


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Antique Chinese Foo Dogs C.1760

Ref: la66 / LA79513

£4,750

$5,980 - €5,288

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Description

This is a rare and unusual pair of 18th Century Chinese Dogs of Foo made from sections of root woot carefully interlinked to form naturalistic figures. Beautifully patinated with hundreds of years of surface colour. Great Sculptures on a fireplace or piece of furniture ,also a great talking point.

Foo dogs are Guardian lions in early Chinese culture and are still used today always in pairs.


Measurements

Height : 34 cm - 13.39 in

Width : 35 cm - 13.78 in

Depth : 11 cm - 4.33 in

Declaration

Hutton-Clarke Antiques has clarified that the Antique Chinese Foo Dogs C.1760 (la66 / LA79513) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1760.

Condition

In good condition.

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