A copper alloy repousse figure of Padmasambhava
Tibet or Bhutan, 18th century
Seated on a large double lotus base wearing monastic robes with a prominent foliate hemline, his right hand raised hold a vajra and his left resting in his lap supporting a skull bowl, he wears a lotus hat with a vajra and feather finial and his face defined by large bulging eyes and flanked by large ears ornamented with large hoops.
18 in. (46 cm) high