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Description
Qing Dynasty Chinese gilt bronze Bodhisattva Buddha figure of standing Vaishravana, the Guardian King of the North.
Cast in formal position with royal in visage, with large bulging eyes, slightly curling moustache and beard, the hair is piled on the crown of the head. The head is adorned with a crown of jewels. Wearing the royal warrior completely covered in layers of garments he is further attired in white pants and decorative boots. With the legs straight standing slightly gazed west.
"Well protecting the Buddha's Teachings with heroic strength of arms; homage to the Kings of the Four Directions, North, South, East and West." (Sakya liturgical verse).

Dimension: 11-1/2" H

Condition
Over all in EXCELLENT condition, with normal anomalies in nature, sign of stressed surface, minor scratch & dent. Surface traced wear and or declined to gilding. Normal, considering ages and wears.

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QING GILT BRONZE BHODISATTVA BUDDHA STANDING

Estimate $1,200 - $1,800Jan 13, 2017
Starting Price $600
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