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Ming Dynasty Gilt Carved Buddha Statue

$850Asking Price


A beautifully carved wooden Buddhist spiritual figure with traces of gold gilded leaf. The seated Buddha statue is gazing down with hand clasped in his lap. Traces old ox blood polychrome on robe verso. Compartment for parlayed cutout on back seams glued shut. Wear commensurate of age and use, circa 16th century Ming dynasty. Measures: Height 8.5 inches Width 5 inches Depth 4.25. AVANTIQUES is dedicated to providing an exclusive curated collection of Fine Arts, Paintings, Bronzes, Asian treasures, Art Glass and Antiques. Our inventory represents time-tested investment quality items with everlasting decorative beauty. We look forward to your business and appreciate any reasonable offers. All of our curated items are vetted and guaranteed authentic and as described. Avantiques only deals in original antiques and never reproductions. We stand behind our treasures with a full money back return if the items are not as described. Please also consider Avantique’s antique and ancient Asian Art Collection of Han Dynasty, Tang Dynasty, Ming Dynasty, Qing, and Republic period items to complete your home and office decorations with class. Avantiques has Asian pottery, terra cotta, bronze, and paintings to complement your collection. We strive to collect the highest quality Asian antiquities in exceptional condition.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Width: 5 in. (12.7 cm)Depth: 4.25 in. (10.8 cm)
  • Style
    Ming (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Wood split as pictured on bottom.
  • Seller Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1774215172562

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    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Dallas , TX
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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