Figure (Bodhisattva Manjunatha). Seated on lion throne. Made of gilded bronze.
- 1027 (v)
- Found/Acquired: Nepal
- (Asia,South Asia,Nepal)
- Height: 9.6 inches
4 February 1998
Clean to improve appearance.
Dull,dusty and of a rather black appearance.
Thoroughly steam cleaned removing what appeared to be pigmented polish---boot polish.This revealed a coloured patina and a red pigmented area where the hands were folded in the lap. Dried with soft paper tissues and lightly brushed with'Renaissance'microcrystalline wax to improve appearance and enhance the details.
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Object reference number: RRI9710
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