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3ft Bronze Sukhothai King Buddha Statue Rare Lost Wax Method Casting Repro of 18th Cen Style
3ft Bronze Sukhothai King Buddha Statue Rare Lost Wax Method Casting Repro of 18th Cen Style


 
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Price: $5,450.00
Sale Price: $4,370.50
Savings: $1,079.50

Product Code: 588-I
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===This Statue is Located in the USA and is a Renowned Lost Wax Method Bronze Cast ≈===

Dimensions (inches): 21"x13"x37"

Estimated Weight: 420 lbs.

Likeness: Sukhothai Seated Buddha

Mudra: Bhumisparsa – Touching the Earth

Literally, Bhumisparsha translates into touching the earth. The gesture of "touching the earth" or as it is also referred to the “earth witness" mudra commemorates the posture in which Shakyamuni overcame the obstructions of the demon Mara while meditating on Truth. This mudra, formed with all five fingers of the right hand extended to touch the ground, symbolizes the Buddha's enlightenment under the bodhi tree, when he summoned the earth goddess, Sthavara, to bear witness to his attainment of enlightenment.

Material Type: Bronze (rare lost wax method cast)

Age: Mid 20th century

Background / History: We purchased this statue in Thailand and shipped it to its current location in Boulder County, CO.

Specific Details: This rare vintage Sukhothai King Buddha statue is a classic Buddha depiction from the famed and historic Thailand region. The sculpture consist of two separate pieces: the Buddha, and the double Lotus flower throne upon which he is ornately positioned. The proportions and details of this Bronze cast statue is accurate and clean. This piece of art is of temple quality and, when properly cared for, can last hundreds if not thousands of years.





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