Baccarat Zodiac Dragon - 2012
Baccarat 2012 Zodiac Dragon
Item# 2609990B

The Baccarat clear crystal Zodiac dragon showcases the finesse of Baccarat craftsmanship. Crouched down, this mythical beast exhibits a headstrong restlessness. The clear crystal dragon has great detail inscribed into it: a fiery blown-back mane, a mercurial open mouth, a muscular tail, and four legs ready to pounce. The dragon is one of the creatures pertaining to the 12-year cycle of the Chinese calendar, each year of which is represented by a different symbolic figure. Traditionally, Chinese dragons are mighty figures with auspicious powers that exert control over rainfall, hurricanes, and floods. The dragon incarnates power, strength, and good luck. The emperor of China used the dragon as a symbol of his imperial authority.

H: 3 1/4" x W: 5 1/2"

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Baccarat Crystal has, from the beginning, affixed its signature on strong works illustrating all the facets of artistic craftsmanship and covering a vast repertoire of inspiration.

In 1764 King Louis XV of France gave Bishop Montmorency-Laval of Metz permission to found a glassworks in the village of Baccarat located in Lorraine in eastern France.

The creations of great artists inspired by the magic of crystal are all magnificent stones brought together into building the Art de Vivre collection.

This is how Baccarat perpetuates the great French tradition of a cosmopolitan art of living. Envisioned by Philippe Starck, the Baccarat House in Paris, home to the brand's headquarters, is a meeting place for its most beautiful creations and one of its most beautiful manifestations.

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