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Stone Bato (Horse-Head) Kannon Bosatsu Edo 18 c.

Stone Bato (Horse-Head) Kannon Bosatsu Edo 18 c.

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1800: Item # 1246675

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Standing Bato (Horse-Head) Kannon Bosatsu, the hands forming the Bato-in mudra and a horse head perched atop the Kannon figure's head, sculpted in relief from a fine-grained granite. Mid-Edo Period ca. 1750. Very minor old loss, with overall softening of the lines and contours.

Height: 42 cm
Width: 21 cm
Depth: 18.5 cm