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Burmese Mandalay Buddha

Price (piece): €1 800,00
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Origin: Burma

Period: 19th Century

Material: Paper Mache

Size: H: 45 cm [18 inch], W: 22cm [9 inch]

Details and Condition: Mandalay Buddha with inlaid glass eyes sitting on a low pedestal with inscriptions. The face us soft with an angle-like expression and Buddha is wearing a robe elaborately folded, edged and decorated which is worm in open mode and folded decoratively on the left shoulder The Status has a broad band across the forehead and the Usnisa is round and fleshy. Buddha is sitting in Calling the Earth to Witness posture, the most common pose for a sitting Buddha. His elongated earlobes reflect his royal origins.