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Stone Sculpture Sho-Kannon Bosatsu Edo 19 c.

Stone Sculpture Sho-Kannon Bosatsu Edo 19 c.

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1900: Item # 1320435

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Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015

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Standing Sho-Kannon Bosatsu, the hands forming the gassho adoration mudra and a small kebutsu (lit. transformed Buddha) of a seated Amida Buddha at the front of the crown, sculpted in relief from a gray-hued volcanic stone. Late-Edo Period ca. 1825. Very minor old loss. Traces of polychrome.

Height: 51 cm
Width: 26 cm
Depth: 16 cm

A distinctively rendered Sho-Kannon stone, with a notably good face and in excellent condition.