large wooden standing Idaten
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Rare and large wooden standing Idaten (Sanskrit: Skanda) with folded hands in front of him with traces of gilding and polychrome, clad in an ornate suit-of-armour with tiger skin at the back and shishi-lions at the shoulders.
Idaten stands on a base with a carved frieze with gilded cloud motives.
The diety (deva) Idaten is one of the group of eight generalsof Zōjōten (Sanskrit: Virudhaka) of the four Guardians of theDirections.
Size; Statue: H. : 62 cm.
Plinth: H. : 20,3 cm; 35 x 44,5 cm.
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