London, South Kensington
15 May 2009
A TIBETAN GILT BRONZE MODEL OF AMITAYUS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, his hands held to his lap in dhyana mudra, wearing a beaded robe over the left shoulder, with typical elongated earlobes and raised ushnisa -- 6.1.4/in. (15.8cm.) high.
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