Antique Wood Khmer Buddha Statue with Flowered Robes 59"
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Antique Wood Khmer Buddha Statue with Flowered Robes 59" Item #4c145

Materials: Hand Carved Wood

Origin: Made in Cambodia

Height: 59 inches

Width: 12 inches

Depth: 10 inches

Weight: 57 pounds

Price: $1645

Sale Price: $1480



Description

This beautiful Cambodian Buddha statue was recently carved from an antique piece of wood.  Lord Buddha has a wonderful serene expression and a faint smile.  His robe is decorated with ornate flower designs and he is depicted in the abhaya mudra standing on a round lotus base.  The ushnisha, protuberance above his head also referred to as a topknot, symbolizes His wisdom and openness as an enlightened being.  He has elongated earlobes, a vestige of his life as a prince, when he wore extravagant jewelry.

The art of wood sculpture goes back to the glorious epoch of the Khmer empire and the monumental constructions that gave rise to the Angkor temples. Our artisans have inherited patience and meticulousness from their ancestors in the trade. They have learned to capture the movements used in olden times and master the traditional tools in order adapt to their personal lines of work.

This wood sculpture is a one of a kind statue, hand carved by the artists of Cambodia.

Note: Shipping for this particular piece is calculated from our warehouse in Oceanside, California after purchase. Please call or email [email protected] for a shipping quote. If you place your order online, shipping will appear as $0. The shipping will be calculated based on the weight of the sculpture and the distance from our warehouse in Oceanside, California to its final destination. The shipping will the be added to the total after the order is placed and we will send you a new invoice.

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