Antique Khmer Style 8 Arm Vishnu Statue - Protector & Preserver - 38cm/15"
Measurements Height 38cm/15"
A pre-Angkor early 8th century Phnom Da style standing bronze 8 Arm Vishnu sculpture. Vishnu is both world protector and preserver, restorer of moral order - he is all-powerful and all-pervasive by nature.
The halo or aureole behind the Vishnu is a circle of light symbolising his divinity. The Vishnu has perfect balance and proportions which are the key to a fine Vishnu sculpture.
The casting is beautiful as you can see in the fine details of the face and hands. Each detail is rendered perfectly.
The patina and details of this piece are particularly appealing. The perfect traditional in appearance Vishnu to bring serenity and timeless style to you home, office or sacred space.
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However, if they do not, regardless of reason, we will refund all orders upon receipt of the unwanted item. Just notify us within 14 days of receiving your order that you wish to make a return and send the piece back to us with 30 days of delivery.
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