London, South Kensington
28 November 1996
A Ming bronze model of a seated laughing Budai
wearing a crown and robes decorated to the edges with scrolling foliage, holding a string of beads and leaning on a sack, on a lotus-petal base -- 9¾.in (24.8cm) high, Jiajing mark of the period, (old wear).
See Colour Plate.
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