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Stone (Granite) Jizo Bosatsu Bodhisattva Late-Edo ca. 1800

Stone (Granite) Jizo Bosatsu Bodhisattva Late-Edo ca. 1800

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1900: Item # 1462174

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Naka-Ochiai 2-chome
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 161-0032

Jizo Bosatsu seated atop a semi-cuboid base, the hands holding a sacred jewel (Jp. hoju), sculpted figurally from a high-quality granite. Late-Edo Period ca. 1800. Excellent condition, with overall dried lichen accumulation of a sort and coloration, i.e., blossom-like patches in pink and pastel-green hues, frequently found on granite pieces.

Height: 36.5 cm
Width: 22.5 cm
Depth: 14.5 cm
Packaged weight: 19 kg