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September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Gilt-lacquered Bronze Buddha Statue

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Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Gilt-lacquered Bronze Buddha Statue, Thailand, 19th century, Rattanakosin style, seated cross-legged in dhyanasana with his hands in bhumisparsa mudra, downcast eyes, and pointed earlobes, dressed in a robe filled with molded floral and foliate roundels and bands, some details with glass insets, seated on a conforming wood stand, statue ht. 29 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

flame on ushinisha missing, gilt lacquered layers cracking and flaking, trace of repairs to some area, heavy surface dirt particularly on the head, on old chip near ushnisha.

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