The Fu Lion comes with a staff. It is a guardian animal and is one of the fierce guardian animals. When we are challenged physically by illness, they help you find you find your inner strength. Many different religions have symbolic figures like the Jizo from Japan. These are designed with a wish-fulfilling jewel in the center of the chest. This Fu Lion is 6.5” tall by 2.5” wide by 2.5” deep. Fu Lion or Fu Bears are available to be customized in a similar or unique way. Jewels are semi precious.