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Antique Buddha Statue Laos Southeast Asia



The wood standing Buddha in standing position was executed in a typical Laotian style, which features a slim and elongated body and a serene facial expression. The Buddha's hands are in the gesture of double Abhaya mudra. This mudra symbolizes the act of dispelling fear in the face of adversity. In Laos and Thailand where this mudra are used as one of the most iconic gestures, it had the origin was before the onset of Buddhism, as a symbol of good intentions to propose friendship when approaching strangers. In contrast to Indian iconography, it was often shown with both hands raised to the level of the shoulder in Southeast Asia. The body of the Buddha was carved in a solid piece of teak wood. It features fine details with an original gilt surface and intricate small glass mosaic inlay. It is dated to 19th century and on a later wood base.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 80 in. (203.2 cm)Width: 24 in. (60.96 cm)Depth: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
  • Style
    Archaistic (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Fine antique condition, wear commensurate with age: small age wood cracks visible on the photos, rubbing, some mosaic losses.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU945020392252

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