Masterpiece Shakyamuni Buddha Statue
This is a 17 inch copper Shakyamuni Buddha Statue which is partly gold plated around the face and the monastic robe along with some petals in the double lotus asana. The carvings of various floral motifs in the robe of the Buddha is very finely detailed and carved out in the most intricate fashion. The gold plated face and the carving in the robe are the main highlights of this statue.
This statue has been made by a fourth generation artist who has learnt statue making from his grandfather and then father. He is a master craftsman and works hard to achieve the fine intricate details and smoothness in the statue employing the ancient technique of lost wax, hand hammering, hand carving and hand polishing.
Size: 35Lx25Bx43H cm/13.7"Lx9.8Bx17"H
Weight: 7545 grams approx.