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Looking For Stone Crushingpany In China

These stylized guardian lions, known in Chinese as shi or shishi (石獅 sh shī shrr-shrr 'stone-lions' — there's a popular tongue-twister associated with the tones), sometimes as 'Foo Dogs' in English, originating not in China itself, but in Persia. Presented as gifts to the Han court by Persian diplomats, by the sixth century CE they had become popular as guardian representations for.

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