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LOT 0323

Estimate
GBP (£) 10,000 - 14,000
EUR (€) 11,680 - 16,350
USD ($) 12,880 - 18,040

Sold for: £11,250
(Inc. bp*)


South East Asian Buddha Statue

11th-14th century AD

A carved sandstone statue of Buddha standing, wearing a simple draped sanghati to the hips; the face with serene smile on the broad lips, the earlobes lengthened and with vertical slits, the hair and ushnisha formed of tightly-packed spiral curls; mounted on a custom-made stand. 35.7 kg total, 97cm with stand (38 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a Cambridgeshire gentleman since 1990; previously in a private collection formed in the 1980s; accompanied by geologic report No. TL005271 by geologic consultant Dr R. L. Bonewitz.