Buddhist Art and Porcelains from Private Collections
Chinese Gilt Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha, Ming
A Chinese gilt bronze seated Shakyamuni Buddha dating from the Ming dynasty. Buddha sits in dhyanasana on a double lotus pedestal with his hands in bhumisparsha mudra. He wears a robe with a dotted border over one shoulder. Dimensions are: 5 1/2 inches tall X 4 1/8 inches wide, 14 cm X 10.5 cm. Weight: 500 grams. All measurements are approximate.