Sino-Tibetan gilded-bronze figure of the historical Buddha, Sakyamuni, who is shown here in a meditative posture, seated on a double lotus-petal throne, framed by an arched mandorla of foliage, pearls, scrolling lotus, thunderbolts (vajra) and swirling flames. Marked.

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1908,0420.4

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Sino-Tibetan gilded-bronze figure of the historical Buddha, Sakyamuni, who is shown here in a meditative posture, seated on a double lotus-petal throne, framed by an arched mandorla of foliage, pearls, scrolling lotus, thunderbolts (vajra) and swirling flames. Marked.

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  • Sino-Tibetan gilded-bronze figure of the historical Buddha, Sakyamuni, who is shown here in a meditative posture, seated on a double lotus-petal throne, framed by an arched mandorla of foliage, pearls, scrolling lotus, thunderbolts (vajra) and swirling flames. Marked.

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  • Sino-Tibetan figure of the historical Buddha, Sakyamuni, shown in a meditative posture, seated on a double lotus-petal pedestal, framed by an arched mandorla of foliage, pearls, scrolling lotus, thunderbolts (vajra) and swirling flames; with richly orname

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  • Sino-Tibetan figure of the historical Buddha, Sakyamuni, shown in a meditative posture, seated on a double lotus-petal pedestal, framed by an arched mandorla of foliage, pearls, scrolling lotus, thunderbolts (vajra) and swirling flames; with richly orname

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