Brass Earth Witness Royal Buddha 22"

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  • Regular price $ 395.00


Statue Details

Materials: Thai Brass
Total Height Including Base: 21 inches
Base Width & Depth: 16 x 8 inches
Weight: 30 pounds
  • There is a tall spire emerging from the top of the Buddha's crown
  • He is dressed in royal clothes and wears elaborate jewelry
  • Seated on a unique base designed with intricate patterns
  • He is in the "earth witness" hand gesture which depicts the Buddha sitting in meditation with his left hand palm upright in his lap, and his right hand touching the earth
  • Mara, the Tempter, asks who will stand as witness to his right to gain Enlightenment. Buddha reaches down and touches the Earth as he says, “The Earth is my witness.”
  • Represents the Buddha at the moment of enlightenment
  • The enlightenment of the Buddha, realized through his own effort, was confirmed by the earth in this pose
  • He is seated in the half lotus leg position
  • He has a beautiful verdigris patina with bluish-green color on the brass
  • Ships from our California gallery