UH30002 Burmese Lacquered wood Buddha image, seated in padmasana, the interlocking lotus position on a waisted lotus style base with the right hand in the bhumisparsa mudra (the earth touching position) and the left hand open resting in the lap, sublime facial countenance, elongated earlobes and spire finial on the usnisa (replacement), Losses to the lacquer surface and deterioration to the wood base, mounted on a contemporary stand. 25” High. 18th Century. $3,200.

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For further reading on Burmese Buddha, please go to our on-line articles entitled
Buddha Images from Burma, Part I: Sculptured in Stone,
Buddha Images from Burma, Part II: Bronze and Related Materials, and
Buddha Images from Burma, Part III: Wood and Lacquer
by Sylvia Fraser-Lu