Beautifully sculptured Pair made from Bronze and 3" High
Guardians! These magnificently standing Kei Loons (Cantonese) or Qi Lin (Mandarin) are designed to be guardians of the home. Legend has it that they were originally guardians of the gates of heaven. Possessing the head of a dragon and the body of a horse, the carp like scales on its body holds a mythical tale.
Traditionalists refer to this creature as the Chinese Unicorn. Having emerged from the river, it carried on its back the great symbol of !