Jade Mini Foo Dogs Guarding Coins 3 Piece Set

$ 18.00

  • Fine Jade carved Mini Foo Dog or Foo Lion Set of 3 Piece set. 
  • In traditional Chinese Symbology, the Foo Dog (Lion) is the Protector Guardian of Homes, Wealth and Entrances.
  • These Foo Dog minis have a Chinese Coin under their front paws and can be interpreted as a symbol of Protecting and Securing Wealth. 
  • These beautiful Jade Foo Dogs are shades of translucent sea foam green color. 
  • Jade has always had a very special significance in Asia, comparable with that of Gold and Diamonds in the West. Today, this gemstone is regarded as a symbol of the good, the beautiful, and the precious. In folklore, Jade embodies the Confucian virtues of wisdom, justice, compassion, modesty and courage, yet it also symbolizes the female-erotic. Jade is also believed to be a lucky stone, and encourages good health and prosperity. It is rumored that slipping a piece of Jade under one's pillow can enhance dreams. 
  • Measures Approx. L 7/8" x W 1/2"
  • Highly skilled Traditional Artisan hand carving from China.