Song Dynasty Quan Yin, Inv #1093

Very rare example of female Bodhisattva of Boundless Compassion
Soft wood (song mu) with traces of gesso
Amitaba Buddha image on her tiara
One hole on the back where medicine and writings were hidden
Shanxi Province, China, 960 - 1279 AD
41"high x 26" wide x 21" deep

 

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