A copper alloy figure of Padmapani
Western Tibet, 11th/12th century
Standing in tribhangha pose with his right hand raised in abhaya mudra and the left holding a lotus stem, dressed in a dhoti incised with linear and roundel designs tied at his muscular waist and with a central pleat falling between the legs, adorned with a heart-shaped pendant at the center of a beaded necklace and a complete garland hanging from his shoulders down to his knees, his face with lips of inlaid copper and eyes of inlaid silver surmounted by a triple-leaf crown with side ribbons and blossoms.
12 in. (30.5 cm) high
- Please note this item has been withdrawn.