Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base

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Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base

Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base
This is a stunning, highly decorative, unique, very heavy cast, very well modelled, Gold plated, red lacquered remnants Bronze (hand rendered, fire gilt process) Manjushri. This is originally from Nepal or Tibet. With unique hand cut, genuine, Turquoise gemstones, I’ve meticulously reset to empty settings I was an acclaimed Jewellery Designer in Soho London in 1990s. I trained originallyas a Sculptor and Photographer. You will not find this quality anywhere else. Im one of a few westerners resetting geniune high quality gemstones in Buddhist, Hindu and Taoist statues, at affordable prices. This is not a cheap Chinese fake. Turquoise x 14 1.5- 2mm Cabochons. Genuine gemstones, no paste, plastic or glass. He has all the attributes and iconic details of a classic Manjushri. Bodhisattva, including high crown, lotus flower, wisdom sword, robes, seated on a lotus base. The base is sealed with a copper plate with a Yin Yang Vajra symbol stamp. Although typical of 17th-18th century pieces I’m dating this to mid to late 20th century. Please make your own estimation. A delightful Collectors piece, powerful Buddhist Altar statue, gift, or powerful interior design statement. Stored under Buddhist conditions in my meditation room and studio, at my Retreat. Please see the photos for its appearance under different lighting conditions. With patina, wear, blemishes, oxidisation, loss of gilt, small scratches, loss of red lacquer, slight pitting, and small casting/faults/imperfections, and irregularities, consistent with type of hand made and age of manufacture. AGE: Mid to late 20th century, later or earlier. ORIGIN: Nepal or Tibet. From’Pax Romana Gallery and Auctions’ Dealer in Antiquities and Ancient Art, UK. Member of the BNTA. Unpacked Weight: 2.5kg approximately. The item “Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base” is in sale since Sunday, May 2, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Figurines & Statues”. The seller is “jspbayz592″ and is located in Ashford. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Original/Repro: Vintage Original
  • Theme: Spiritual Figure
  • Product: Buddha
  • Height: 9in. (22.5cm)
  • Features: Signed
  • Region of Origin: Tibetan
  • Age: Post-1940
  • Country of Origin: China

Manjushri Bodhisattva. Gold Gilt and Turquoise settings. Sealed Varja Stamp Base