Carving - suarwood - Buddha - Bali, Indonesia

Description
Carving - suarwood - Buddha - Bali, Indonesia
Late 20th century - Good

This wooden Buddha is of top quality and comes from Ubud in Bali.
The face is exceptionally beautiful!

Mudra: Buddha as teacher. Sign of teaching.

The Buddha is made of Suar wood.
Suar wood is one of the best local wood species in Bali and is characterised by its lovely colour variations - Because the figures are hand carved, each one is unique
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This Buddha has long ear lobes and a round bun on his head, called Ushnihsa, which is a symbol of wisdom and spirituality – he has a dot at the centre of his forehead, called Urna, which stands for divinity. This wonderful Balinese Buddha is from Bali and is carved from one piece of solid suar wood.

Photos are part of the description.

The lot will be neatly packed and shipped with track & trace.

Lot details
Object
Carving
Indigenous object name
Buddha
Region/ country
Bali, Indonesia
Material
suarwood
Period
Late 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
50×36×20 cm
Weight
7 kg
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