Gilt metal Buddha. Museum no. 1381-1874

Gilt metal Buddha. Museum no. 1381-1874

Buddha
Thailand
19th century
Gilt metal, glass mirror
Height 55 cm, width 13 cm, depth 12 cm
Museum no. 1381-1874

Gilt metal figure of a standing Buddha with both palms held out in a blessing. The figure is fully clothed with an elaborate head dress and ornaments. It is decorated with glass mirror work and is standing on a graduated base, overshadowed by a triple canopy.