Head of Buddha
Ayutthaya period, 17 th Century
bronze with gilding
An Ayutthaya style bronze head of Buddha Shakyamuni, 17th century
His face with serene expression, arched eyebrows above inlaid eyes, aquiline nose, smiling lips, elongated pointed earlobes, accentuated chin, curled hairdress and a long flamed usnisha, nice green patina with old gilding.Typical for the Auytthaya period is the small line carved above the upper lip and above the eyes.
Private Collection Richard and Sabine de G.from Lausanne, Switzerland
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