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Dragon; Lord of Rain, Clouds, & Tempests; Symbol of Imperial Power; Protector of Buddhist Law & Its Practitioners; Bringer of Wealth & Fortune: Magical Shape Shifter; Guardian of Eastern Quarter

Ryū, Ryu
 龍

Associations: Spring, Blue/Green, Wood, Water, Yang Energy, Clouds, Rain, Storms, Messenger = Turtle

Lóng
Long

Nāga, Naga, Nagarjuna, Uraga, Nagaraksha

Nāga = Indian for serpent

Yong

Klu (or) Lu; Klu grub (or) Lu trub (dragon kings); Jam pal lu'i drag po

Large Dragon, Aromatic Wood, Holding Thunder Ball
Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg

PRICE: $399
+ $20 Shipping x 5% Tax = GRAND TOTAL $439.95
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  • Wood = Nutmeg (Jp. = Kaya)
  • Date: Modern
  • Centimeters = H 26.5 x W 14.0 x T 9.6
  • Outstanding carving, befitting an aromatic wood (scented wood) like Japanese nutmeg. Very delicate carving. Only a limited number of statues are available.
  • Carries circular ball in five-clawed hand. In dragon artwork in Asia, the dragon typcially carries a bright jewel (symbolizing thunder).
  • See Dragon background notes for details on dragon iconography

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood


Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood
BOTTOM OF PIECE

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood
HOLDING THUNDER BALL

Large Dragon, Aromatic Japanese Nutmeg Wood
FIVE CLAWS


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