Byakko Tiger

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Perfect reproduction of the legendary white tiger, massive, made with wonderful ceramic and porcelain.

In the Chinese culture, the tiger is the king of the beasts and has been depicted as so for centuries. According to legends, the tiger’s tail turns white when it has reached the age of 500.
In this way, the white tiger has become a kind of mythological creature.
It was said that the white tiger would only appear when the emperor ruled with absolute virtue, or if there was peace throughout the world. Of the Chinese five elements the color white represents the west which has thus made the tiger the mythological guardian of the west.





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