A mottled turquoise stone figure of Sakyamuni Possibly early Qing Dynasty
Lot 349
A mottled turquoise stone figure of Sakyamuni Possibly early Qing Dynasty
£2,500 - 3,000
US$ 4,200 - 5,000
Lot Details
A mottled turquoise stone figure of Sakyamuni
Possibly early Qing Dynasty
The Historical Buddha wearing an elaborate, hardstone and pearl-inset, metal headdress and beaded jewellery, typically depicted with his hands both held in a mudra and seated in padmasana on a double-lotus, wooden stand
14.7cm (5¾in) high (2).

Footnotes

  • A similar example, but in jade, dated to the 17th century, is illustrated by S. C. Nott, An Illustrated Annotation on the Working and Dating of Chinese Jades, plate IV.
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