Lot 2195. The Buddha at birth (Tanjô shaka butsu)

Sold:€ 800
Auction date:04.12.2018   12:00
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Lot 2195The Buddha at birth (Tanjô shaka butsu)
Japan. Edo period or earlier. In the style of the Nara period.

Brownish Bronze with a dark Patina. The simple design of the figure and the shape of the Lotus pedestal to refer to Chinese
Sui-temporal models, which have been quoted in this time. Height 16,5 cm. Condition A/B.
Comparisons:
-In the Online collection of the Miho Museum in Shiga Prefecture, Japan, a similar piece is, however, dated back to the Asuka period (538-710)

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