Gandhara Stone Bodhisattva Statue Gandhara Bodhisattva.. Product #: AS-3097 Regular price: $1,450.00 $1,450.00 Sold
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Gandhara Stone Bodhisattva Statue

Product Code: AS-3097
Height: 40CM

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Standing facing, wearing pleated dhoti, shawl, bejewelled, his face with meditative expression, aquiline nose, moustache, smiling lips, elongated earlobes with large ear rings, wavy curled hairdress held together by a string, halo behind. Plain unmodelled reverse. Mounted on a custom-made stand (height with stand 44.5 cms).

Both hands missing, edge of nimbus irregular down one edge, light earthy encrustations. 

Gandhara
Circa 2nd-4th century AD. 

This statue depicts the bodhisattva Maitreya. Bodhisattvas are enlightened beings who postpone their own salvation in order to help all sentient beings. The bodhisattva is an ideal type, not a depiction of an historical person like the Buddha. They are...

Standing facing, wearing pleated dhoti, shawl, bejewelled, his face with meditative expression, aquiline nose, moustache, smiling lips, elongated earlobes with large ear rings, wavy curled hairdress held together by a string, halo behind. Plain unmodelled reverse. Mounted on a custom-made stand (height with stand 44.5 cms).

Both hands missing, edge of nimbus irregular down one edge, light earthy encrustations. 

Gandhara
Circa 2nd-4th century AD. 

This statue depicts the bodhisattva Maitreya. Bodhisattvas are enlightened beings who postpone their own salvation in order to help all sentient beings. The bodhisattva is an ideal type, not a depiction of an historical person like the Buddha. They are compassionate figures who help worshipers.

Buddha standing 

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