Details: Beautiful vintage brass sculpture depicts a graceful Quan Yin Bodhisattva featuring an ornate headdress, detailed gown and flowing scarf. The left forearm of the figure is raised with the palm of the hand facing forward with the right arm down at the figure's side. Early Buddhist doctrine emphasizes self-liberation with the Buddha as the exemplar. In contrast, later Buddhism emphasizes the salvation of all sentient creatures through the benevolent assistance of enlightened beings known as bodhisattvas.
Dimensions: 7"w x 4.25"d x 15.75"h (8 lbs)
Condition: In beautiful condition. The perfect mix of gold that is muted by a slight patina, which gives the piece extraordinary character.