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Stone Jizo Bosatsu Bodhisattva Mid-Edo 18 c.

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Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015

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Standing Jizo Bosatsu, the right hand holding a shakujo (crozier) and the left a hoju (sacred jewel), sculpted in bold relief from a grayish igneous stone. Mid-Edo Period ca. 1725. Minor old loss, with softening of the lines and contours overall. Light lichen accumulation.

Height: 52 cm
Width: 28.5 cm
Depth: 17 cm

A sizable Jizo stone with good age and abundant charm.