Antique 19th Century Southeast Asia U Thong Meditation Buddha Statue - 28cm/11"
Measures - (Height) 28cm/11"
Ca. 19th century enthroned U Thong Meditation Buddha.
The Buddha is enthroned and seated in the Dhyana mudr_ or 'Meditation Position'. The hands in Dhyana Mudra, the hand gesture that promotes the energy of meditation, deep contemplation and unity with higher energy. The Buddha has a peaceful countenance with downcast introspective eyes and a firm brow. He has a large ushnisha protuberance on top of his head that symbolizing his high level of spiritual development. His earlobes are stretched long from a youth spent as a prince wearing heavy gold earrings. The casting is beautiful as you can see in the fine details of the fingers and toes. Each detail is rendered perfectly. The distinctive patina and detail of the piece are particularly delightful.
The Buddha is seated on a Boat shaped pedestal.
This traditional in appearance piece is sure to add serenity to your home, office or sacred space.
One of the most recognizable of the Asian deities this representation of the spiritual teacher Buddha is sure to enlighten your home with endlessly timeless style.
Provenance: Ex- private UK Collection, acquired before 1990. All items are guaranteed to be as described. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all purchases upon request.
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I collected the statue from my daughter's place on Saturday I'm extremely happy with it it's very beautiful and is exactly as described thank you so much.
TJ, Melbourne, Australia
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Thank you for delivering Buddha to me in one piece! Arrived safe and sound abs exactly how I imagined him so thank you so much!!
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