The Male Member of the Pair of Imperial Guardian Lions That Can Be Seen in Front of the Chinatown Gate at the Intersection of Surface Road and Beach Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 25, 2019)

  1. healy24yang says:

    That’s a male lion, because it has a globe under its paw. A lion with a cub under its paw is a female. Once, in China, I saw one with a globe under its paw and a baby hanging on its shoulder, so I said it was a working mother.

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