FeaturesDimension:12 (L) X 5 (W) X 8 (H) Inch Color:Tarnished BronzeMaterial Used:Polystone
DescriptionSome ancient cultures consider the dog statue placed next to the front door of a house as a symbol of protection. Among the many types of dog sculptures that are made, the foo dog is the most meaningful amongst them. Dog statues even have pennies or coins put under them for good fortune to come to the household. In the 18th century, a dog sculpture near the tomb of a person meant that the deceased person was worth loving. In some cultures, dog statues represented fidelity, watchfulness and vigilance. In mythology, dogs were believed to accompany the dead in crossing over to the afterlife. For the casual designer, a dog bookend may just another way to symbolize his or her affinity to manes best friend. For the rap music lover, showcase these bookends on your favourite shelf and play your favourite song who let the dogs out?