G611.1 BRONZE BUDDHA HEAD


G611.1 BRONZE BUDDHA HEAD

THAILAND

19TH CENTURY

KAMPHAENG PHET STYLE

H. 42 CMS, 16 ½ INS

An elegant and over life-size bronze Buddha head, beautifully cast and with a soft tranquil expression, the eyes cast downwards in meditation beneath long sweeping brows, the earlobes long and flaring; with extensive traces of gilding on the surface

Note: This head has been cleaned and polished over time and may have been made before the 19th century.

PROVENANCE: Private English collection.