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  Duo Wen Tian (with ji and pagoda)

 

Thailand

Marble sculpture of Duo Wen Tian, one of the Chinese Four Heavenly Kings, who is the guardian of the North. He holds a Chinese halberd, called ji, with two sickle-shaped knives in one hand, and a pagoda in the other hand, two of his attributes, according to Chinese tradition.