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Jewelled Dhyana-Asana Buddha 禪佛 -Gold Gilt Bronze, and Turquoise Settings - Second half 20th century

Lot reference 29273815

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$105 Bidder 5366
11-10-2019 18:44:22
$66 Bidder 8920
11-10-2019 12:57:06

150mm. Good condition, see description

Object: Statue (More lots)
Material: Gilt bronze, Turquoise
Period: Second half 20th century
Region/ Country of origin: Sino Tibetan
Condition: Good condition, see description
Dimensions: 115×150×75 mm

This is a beautiful, heavy for its size, vintage, Dhyana-Asana Buddha 禪佛 in Gilt Bronze with Turquoise settings, from the second part of the 20th century ( possibly earlier).

With a serene expression and long ear lobes, he sits on a double lotus throne. His snail with ritual blue colour (ground Lapis Lazuli) remnants in his hair, his hands in Dhyana Mudra, he wears the traditional robes/Dhoti with decorative edges, of an enlightened Buddha. He has two ritual gem settings on the forehead/Urna, and top of the head/Ushnisha.

The base has a copper consecreation plate with a Yin Yang Vajra symbol stamp.

This is a wonderful, genuine antique for the collector, gift, altar, or an impressive interior design statement.

I've reset the empty jewellery settings with 2 quality, hand made Turquoise Cabochons. These are natural, untreated, undyed rare Persian Turquoise ( Only 3% of the worlds Turquoise is natural and untreated. I was a successful acclaimed Jewellery Designer in Soho, London in the 1990s).

Please see the photos for the condition of the statue before resetting the gems.

GEMS:
Turquoise x 2 ( various sizes from 1.5mm-3mm approximately )

NO PLASTIC, PASTE OR GLASS.

CONDITION: Good. Patina, slight oxidization, wear, minor wear and loss of gold gilt, loss of ritual blue hair colour/pigment, small scratches, small casting faults and irregularities all usual for age and wear.

AGE: Second half of the 20th century. Possibly earlier.

ORIGIN: Sino Tibetan.

PROVENANCE: From Antiques Dealer Mrs D. Fung, La Habra, California, USA. From a high end USA estate sell of Asian Antiques.

DIMENSIONS:

6 x 4.25 x 3 inches approximately
15 x 11.5 x 7.5 cms approximately

UNPACKED WEIGHT

1200g approximately

Carefully packaged and shipped tracked and signed.

Gb The Bodhisattva Emporium  

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  • everything perfect, very responsible seller

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    La statuette est ancienne et belle,conforme à la description du vendeur.
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    Statuette très belle , très bien emballée, arrivée aujourd'hui. Merci beaucoup.
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  • Arrived safely plus a free gift that is real antique! Thank you!

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