Hitching posts
Product Id
BEJ-07003
Description
White stone carved hitching post. The animals on this pair of posts are called Qinglong and Baihu. Qinglong is a kind of dragon that live in the sea; Baihu is a kind of winged tiger who lives in the sky. The Chinese believe that these two animals can bring luck and happiness. This pair of posts would have been used as hitching posts and placed on each side of the door outside a government building.
Dimensions
H100 x D20 X W20 cm
Material
stone
Origin
China Beijing
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Symbolism in Chinese furniture

Engravings of animals, flowers and other things are not only used to add beauty to Chinese furniture; they are symbols believed to have the power to bestow blessings like bringing financial success, marital happiness and good health, as well as to ward off evil influences such as demons and disease.  If you believe in the ancient Chinese ways, purchasing a beautiful piece of antique Chinese furniture does much more than bring a stunning and useful addition into your home; it enhances your life!
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Beijing formely called Peking in English, is the capital of the People’s Republic of China and one of the four municipalities of the PRC which as the status of a province in China’s administration system. Located in the north east of the country, Beijing Municipality borders Hebei Province to the north, west, south and for a small portion in the east. It borders Tianjin Municipality to the southeast.
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