CAT : BB456
DESCRIPTION: Buddha sitting with one leg folded over the other, holding an alms bowl in his lap (Virasana). Usually interpreted as the Buddha eating rice, accepting water or merging the four alms bowls
PERIOD: Early 19th century
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Thailand
RARITY AND CONDITION: Extremely rare, good condition, some possible cleaning
expected day to day wear (see photos).A very distinctive item of superior quality. A bit of weathering in places but not enough to detract from the overall exceptional quality
HEIGHT IN INCHES: 07"
WIDTH / LENGTH: 05"
PROVENANCE: Acquired from a Thai collector.
EVALUATION APPRAISAL: An imposing piece with very strong presence. A classic piece and a must for any collection