Eight Diagrams "Lion heads" koji pottery
Koji Pottery, a.k.a. jiao-zhi Pottery or jiao-zhi Ceramics, is a low-temperature glazed soft pottery. The feature of Koji Pottery is of its colorful glazed painting, which is sparkling and translucent. In earlier times, Koji Pottery was used for wall-decorations in numerous temples in Taiwan. The sculptures of Koji Pottery mainly focus on mystery or legendary stories or historical literature.Chaiyi is the hometown of Koji Pottery, Japanese even called it "Chiayi Porcelain". All artisans have learned this skill in Chiayi.
This style of Koji Pottery use the "lion heads" figure is a Fengshui treasure. If you believe in Fengshui, then it surely could bring you good luck. It could stabilize house and avoid evil spirits.