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I own these two Foo Dogs/Lions. They are approximately 5"
I own these two Foo Dogs/Lions. They are approximately 5" tall by 5" long and are mirror images (except for slight casting?) errors.A friend of mine saw them and wants to buy them for his wife.How old… read more
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I have some solid bronze statues that I need a value on. My
I have some solid bronze statues that I need a value on. My grandmother called them Dragon Dogs. They were both bought overseas many years ago. they are 40 inches tall, 18 inches wide and 18 inches de… read more
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S: Large -glazed Foo Dogs Larger dog: 10" tall, 13" Smaller
For Robert S: Large Green-glazed Foo Dogs Larger dog: 10" tall, 13" long Smaller dog: 9" tall, 11" long Dogs are super heavy.… read more
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I have a Japanese Foo Dog which is 11x10x7 inches which
I have a Japanese Foo Dog which is 11x10x7 inches which looks to have been made in the 20th century. How do I determine its worth?… read more
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Good Morning: I have someone who is interested in buying a
Good Morning: I have someone who is interested in buying a set of Foo Lions. I am not sure of what I should charge. I acquired them over 50 years ago. They are bronze and I believe they would be calle… read more
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I have a very old foo dog statue, no markings....that appears
I have a very old foo dog statue, no markings....that appears to be brass. what can you tell me about this/… read more
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Wayne
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I have a old gong type bell. The sides of the holder looks
I have a old gong type bell. The sides of the holder looks like dragon body, the feet looks like scotty dogs. The bell is brass. For Nora, if she's around otherwise anyone Carol… read more
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Hi Kim, My name is XXXXX XXXXX Im trying to help my mom with
Hi Kim, My name is XXXXX XXXXX I'm trying to help my mom with the value of her Foo Dogs (she has 2). It would be greatly appreciate if you would offer your opinion as to their value. I have pictures t… read more
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Kim D.
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I have a pair of hand craved wooden dogs with a rolling ball
I have a pair of hand craved wooden dogs with a rolling ball inside mouth . My dad brought back from Germany in WW 11. I would like information and value .?… read more
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Hello. I would like to know more about these foo lions/dogs
Hello. I would like to know more about these foo lions/dogs please. They are approximately 6" high and 2 1/4" at the base. I've seen plenty on line and the difference in value is extreme. I have no fu… read more
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Kim D.
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This question is for Robert/the_bishop_king Robert I have
This question is for Robert/the_bishop_king Robert I have a bronze Foo Lion incense burner............the head is removable to put the incense in I suppose. Several oeioke have looked at it but cannot… read more
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I have a pair of White Porcelain Foo Dogs. They appear to
I have a pair of White Porcelain Foo Dogs. They appear to be hand signed as the signatures on both are the same but written differently. They are signed in Chinese I believe. What is their value? They… read more
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I have a pair of blue Foo dogs, 46cm high, given to me as a
I have a pair of blue Foo dogs, 46cm high, given to me as a present from a chinese woman, in the mid 1970's. No markings underneath to show date, etc, other than an indented number 109 which is presse… read more
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Chinese vase- how old and value, please?17.5 inches tall.
Chinese vase- how old and value, please? 17.5 inches tall. Celadon with blue and white decoration, slightly raised. Could this decoration be applied rather than painted directly onto the vase? It look… read more
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Robert S.
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I have an oriental bronze foo dog. Its a cross between a pit
I have an oriental bronze foo dog. It's a cross between a pit bull and a dragon. It stands about 42" high and weighs about 250-300lbs. It appears to be from the bronze period but i would like to know … read more
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My step dad purchased a pair of Foo Dogs in Okinawa when he
My step dad purchased a pair of Foo Dogs in Okinawa when he lived there in the 1970s. He passed away at the end of 2010 and my mother is trying to figure out what they may be worth. I'm trying to get … read more
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Do you know where I could find a bronze female foo dog approximately
Do you know where I could find a bronze female foo dog approximately 15in x 15in. I have the male figure, need his match… read more
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Hello, I have a matched pair of Foo dog statues (Male &
Hello, I have a matched pair of "Foo" dog statues (Male & Female). They appear to be from China and very old. I do have pictures I could send if there is a way to do it. Statues are bronze, 16' Long, … read more
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