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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 392

    A Tibetan gilt bronze model of Shakyamuni, 15th/16th Century

    Price Realised  

    A Tibetan gilt bronze model of Shakyamuni, 15th/16th Century
    seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, his right hand reaching to the floor in bhumisparsha mudra the other gently resting to his lap, with a mild and serene expression, wearing a robe over his left shoulder exposing the tied under garment reaching the chest -- 13 7/8in. (35.2cm.) high.


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