Komainu - San Diego, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 32° 43.735 W 117° 08.982
11S E 485973 N 3621245
Quick Description: Located on the Charles C. Dail Memorial Gate at the Japanese Friendship Garden in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 12:17:05 PM
Waymark Code: WM14KGN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi
Views: 2

Long Description:
These handles depict komainu....known as lion dogs in English...or Foo Dogs when referring to the Chinese variety. These "lion dogs" serve as protectors. See (visit link)
The Gate itself has been Waymarked at (visit link) and (visit link)
Functional door?: yes

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