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Figure, Buddhist, E52.3

Physical Description

Tin figure of Buddha seated on a double lotus throne in the lotus position with the hands palm up in lap. The figure is rather massive, heavily built, dressed in a robe open across upper chest. Figure has a 'peppercorn' hair style and a dot on the forehead. Spirals are present on chin and cheeks. The figure has been made in a 2-piece mould and joined together. The tin has been patinated a rich brown to simulate bronze.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 170 x 140 x 100mm

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