Origin: Dragon breathing originally formed from an ancient tradition over thousands of years ago in mainland C hina. It first started as a traditional dance as a ceremony and for worshiping the ancient dragons that used to roam the lands which people believed Dragons stood for Power, Wisdom and Wealth which they thought will bring good luck upon people. The dragon they worshiped was names Ryoko (Female name) who stood for having much power and beauty and bringing wealth upon people who have faith in her.
The people would pay her with fine wine and bread and build a temple in Shaanxi, China by the name of the Jade dragon temple. People will often go there to worship her and bring her their offerings to her and play fine music by drums and pray. Vintage well crafted with upscale detail & finish early 19th century heavy piece with solid structural quality in excellent conditions showing no dents cuts or cracks, nice shinny original platina minor nick as pictured overall sturdy quality manufacture with splendid detail to the hand chased and solid sculpted like figural, stamped with a large seal with ancient old Chinese writing t stands quite firm and have an impressive look perfect as gift or fill that special spot 10" " by 5 and shy impressive 4.0 lbs.
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