Statue of “Miroku Bosatsu”
Miroku is already prominent in Japan by the 7th century AD and was among the most important deities in early Japanese Buddhism.
The Japanese believed the third and final period -- the Age of Mappo had begun in 1052. The ensuing decades, moreover, were marked by civil wars, famine, and pestilence. A sense of foreboding filled the land, and people from all classes yearned for a gospel of salvation...
The artist of this beautiful sterling/copper brooch showing the church of San Esteban del Rey Mission at the Acome Pueblo is unknown. It is marked on the back with “ San Esteban de Acoma”, the letters “HB” and a Dragonfly stamp. An Acoma Pueblo artist could have handcrafted this most unusual church brooch....
Beautiful hand crafted sterling/copper southwestern pueblo church brooch handcrafted by Hispanic artist Carlos Perez. Made likely in the 70s.
Brooch measures 1 ¾ inches by 1-¾ inches. Weight is 0.40 oz. or 11 grams.
Bronze Khmer, Baphuon period style image of Ganseh,- contemporary. There has been some repair to the base. Authentic Khmer bronzes usually have ceramic cores with traces of stucco and earth inside the base. Having said this it is a credible reproduction with an "of the period" style and patina. H: 6.5cm/2.6in.
Flexible elastic bracelet of 5 large laminated imbedded sequin resin images of Annunciation and the birth of the Baby Jesus in 1 of the 3 Mysteries of the Nativity. I think the other 2 Mysteries concern the Crucifixtion, and the Ascension. So far, this company has only made a bracelet of the Joyful. This is a limited edition. The designer no longer makes them. When I run out of stock, there will be no more. Each link is: 1.75 inch by 1.5 inch separated by small bronze plastic beads...
Stunning antiqued patina bronze Buddha hands. These beautiful Buddha hands were made using the centuries old lost wax bronze casting method. Size: 8 3/8" x 3 3/8" x 2 3/8". Shipping via registered air mail from Thailand $49.00
Buddha hands in Abhaya and Varada mundra style. These beautifully detailed Buddha hands were made using the lost wax casting method, just like the full sized Buddha images have been made of over 1000 years in Thailand. Stunning antiqued patina. Size: 9 3/4" x 3 1/4" x 2 3/4" (left),6.5" x 6.5" x 2 3/4" (right). Shipping $65.00.
Wax cast Lord Buddha hands. Cast the old wax cast traditional way in Thailand, these truly stunning sculptures will add a new depth and dimension to almost any home decor. Each hand is professionally mounted on a modern semi-flat black stand. Size: 7 3/4" x 3 1/4" x 2 1/2". $55.00 via registered airmail from Thailand.
Bronze Buddha hands from Thailand. Thai traditional lost wax casting almost brings these seamless Buddha hands to life. 10 1/2 inch tall, 7 3/4" long, 3 1/2 inch wide (left) and 13 1/4 inch tall, 4 1/2 inch long, 3 inch wide (right). Shipping $74.00 via registered airmail from Thailand.
These religious amulets are baked porcelain enamel and chrome metal. Among the styles are the Virgin of Guadalupe. The plain chrome cross one is a photo of their backs. These are rustic, some with dark spots at the solder points. All the images are sharp and clear.See photos for details and dimensions. Can be used as backpack and jacket zipper pulls, key chains, etc. Sold in sets of three, but combinable with Baby Jesus wood bracelet to meet $18.00 minimum. While styles last...
Bronze cast Buddha hands (mudra).
These beautiful Buddha hands add a peaceful feel to any room. Professionally mounted on a black contemporary stand to compliment the look of these already heavenly handmade creations. Made in a foundry near Chiang Mai, Thailand. 8 inch tall, 5 inch deep, 2.5 inch wide (left) and 11 inch tall, 5" deep, 2.5 inch wide (right). Shipping via registered air mail from Thailand $47.00.
Offering or Wish Granting Buddha hand. Timeless eloquence is the gesture of this Buddha hand with beautiful patina. Contemporary home decor from the ages. Hand pointing down with palm facing out. The gesture represents the offering of Buddhist teaching to the world. One particularly majestic style of standing offering image with the robes flared out is also known in Thailand and Laos as the "Calling for Rain" posture. Size: 8 inch tall, 5 inch long, 2.5 inch wide.
Dispelling Fear Bronze Cast Buddha Hand or Mudra.
Contemporary beauty of the ages. Hand raised with palm facing outward and fingers extended in a universal gesture of protection, benevolence, and peace. Beautiful home decor item that exudes peace in your living room.
Size: 11 inch tall, 5" long, 2.5 inch wide.
Yao Taoist alter painting. This is one of four smaller paintings from a Yao alter set. Size: 9" x 13" Shipping and handling from Thailand $7.00
Size: 9" x 13" - This is one of four smaller paintings from a Yao alter set. it is handmade in the traditional way and shows Kiem Tsei, a deity linked to fasting during important rituals. Shipping and handling from Thailand $7.00