Tai-Shan Earth Touching Buddha 23"

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  • Regular price $ 495.00

Statue Details

Materials: Thai Bronze
Total Height Including Base: 23 inches
Base Width & Depth: 10 x 6 inches
Weight: 23 pounds
  • The word "Shan" comes from the same root as "Siam"
  • Seated In the "Bhumisparsa" mudra or the earth touching gesture
  • The first Shan Buddha images that were found seem to date back only to the 17th century
  • Shan style triangular face with a broad forehead, eyebrows arched high over narrowly opened eyes, a pointed nose with triangular nostrils, pursed thin lips, large and elongated ears, and short neck
  • Fabulously tall finial with flamboyant ear flanges
  • Elaborate high lotus throne