Very beautiful Thai sculpture from the Rama IX era, Bangkok style, 1960s.
Buddha calling the Earth as witness and protected by the seven-headed Naga.
The Naga seen protecting a meditating Buddha is known as Mucilanda.
It is said to have protected the Buddha from rains and storms after he reached enlightenment.
Very beautiful accents and quality work.
Item around 60 years-old.
A few bits missing.
Sent from Belgium.
- Totaal aantal artikelen
- brons, lak en goud
- rond 1960
- Regio / land van herkomst
- Goede staat, zie beschrijving
- 38×21×15 cm