Late 18th to Early 19th century column base. They were used to support guardian figured or architecture into the grand and imposing surroundings of a courtyard during Qing dynasty. Flanking the entryway with its protective presence. Each carved from one whole piece of gray marble stone, these columns are composed of two sections: a drum-shaped top intricately patterned in low relief and a tiered architectural bottom portions.
These are definitely some of our most astonishing stone bases in pair we have, from historical purpose, size to carving. In great condition. One of a kind.
Price marks as pair. And sell as a pair only.
Kindly noted that there are two Kirlin guardians (Similar purpose to foo dogs)in the pictures. They are just place atop to show function of the column bases. They’re NOT included with the column bases. However, if you are interested in purchasing the Kirlin pair, kindly contact us for the information and details separately. Thank you.
Dimensions: 31.5″ x 31.5″ x 37″
Antique piece. Sell in used, pre-owned condition. Vintage and antique items by nature have variable amounts of wear, imperfections, signs of use, age and time. Perfectly imperfect. Condition shown as in pictures. Kindly contact us if you need more info. or detail pictures.
Due to the size and/or the delicate situation of the item. Please contact us for more detail information /pick up or shipping options.