Lrg Antique Tibeto - Chinese Gilt & Jeweled Bronze Statue Figure Of Yama Buddha For Sale
GJPaw sales is pleased to MASSIVE
Gilt Bronze Figure of Yama. The statue depicts Yama, the god of death and
the ruler of the departed, atop a bull in in the pratyalidhasana mudra.
In the Vedas, ancient Indian Sanskrit texts, it is said that Yama is the first
mortal to have to have died. In other Eastern texts, he is depicted as
the Lokapala of the South, a guardian of the rode to hell. In this
depiction, his hair is like fire and he wears a crown studded with human skulls
and jewels, such as coral, turquoise, and tourmaline. In addition to the
ornate jewelry, he is wearing the skin of a tiger and around his waist and the
flesh of a person draped over his shoulders. The statue is very finely
cast of three solid bronze pieces, and thus, extremely
heavy. The piece measures 26 inches tall by 15.5 inches wide by 8.5
inches deep (66 cm tall by 39.3 cm wide by 21.6 cm deep).
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Lrg Antique Tibeto - Chinese Gilt & Jeweled Bronze Statue Figure Of Yama Buddha: $7,766