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LOT 0262

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GBP (£) 2,500 - 3,500
EUR (€) 3,000 - 4,200
USD ($) 3,400 - 4,760

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£2,000 (EUR 2,401; USD 2,723) (+bp*)

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Thai Seated Buddha Maravijaya Statuette

8th-10th century AD

A bronze figure of Buddha in the Māravijaya pose, seated with his right hand resting on his knee and his left palm-upwards on his lap; the ushnisha modelled as a conical top-knot and the paridhana draped across the left shoulder; hollow to the underside. 700 grams, 15cm high (6"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Cambridge, UK, collection, 1980s.
Property of a Cambridgeshire gentleman.
The figure is accompanied by an Oxford Authentication thermoluminescence analysis report No.N121j56 dated 16th August 2021, for the inner core.
This lot has been checked against the Interpol Database of stolen works of art and is accompanied by AIAD certificate number no.11105-184174.