I inherited a collection of rare gilt bronze Tibetan/Nepalese statues after he passed around a decade ago. In the 1950’s and 1960’s he would travel all over Asia to collect rare buddhist bronzes. It is almost certain these are much older. All original detailing and the piece is in excellent condition. Includes the original maker’s mark as well. Do not mistake these for modern knockoffs. This is the real deal. To ask me for pictures or details. 13 inches Tall, 8 inches wide, 5 inches deep. Uavijay (“Victorious One with Ushnisha”; Tibetan: , aka “Crested Ultimate Tara”) is a buddha of longevity in Buddhism. She wears an image of Vairocana in her headdress. With Amitayus and Sitatara, she constitutes the three Buddhas of long life. She is one of the more well-known Buddhist divinities in Nepal, Tibet, and Mongolia. The item “RARE Buddha Usnisavijaya Crested Ultimate Tara Gilt Bronze Tibetan Nepal” is in sale since Monday, July 31, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Tibet”. The seller is “lumina-art” and is located in South San Francisco, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Age: 1900-1940
- Type: Statue
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: Tibet