Gilt bronze buddha
Price: € 420,00
A gilt bronze figure of Green Tara. Seated in lalitasana on a lotus base with her pendant leg resting on an extended lotus blossom. Her hands in vitarkamudra, clad in a dhoti adorned in various jewellery and flanked by lotus blossoms at her shoulders – one open and one closed.
In Himalayan representations, Tara can appear in as many as 21 forms, the most common of which are Green Tara (after a Chinese princess in a Buddhist legend) and White Tara (after a Nepalese princess). Green Tara is associated with enlightened activity and active compassion, and is the manifestation from which all her other forms emanate.
Period: Nepal – 20th century.
Height 28.5 cm, Width 19.5 cm, Depth 15 cm.
Weight 2.149 kg.
In a very good original condition with some oxidation around the crown. Please look at the photos for a condition reference.