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Ming Dynasty Bronze Simhanadalokeshvara
Ming Dynasty, China
High 27 cm.
Ming Dynasty Bronze Simhanadalokeshvara, a large bronze figure of Simhanadalokeshvara, seated astride the lion reclining on a lotus base, his right hand resting on his right knee while the left is placed on the lion’s hind part and grasping the stem of lotus flowering along his upper arm supporting a parrot, wearing dhoti, cape draped around his shoulders, bejewelled, his face with serene expression, the hair combed in a chignon secured with a pierced tiara cast to the front with a minute figure of Buddha Shakyamuni.