Figurine - Artifacts
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Buddha sitting in the lotus position has a flowing robe over the shoulders and arms with an incised floral design. Pants are tied with a bow at the waist and also have an incised border design. The hair is curled with a rounded topknot, elongated ear lobes. The bare chest, face, and hands are gilded. Lost wax bronze casting, gilt overall. Paint on eyes, lips. Swastika design on chest. Hand position: "Touching the Earth Mudra"