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Country Group:South and Southeast Asia (Thailand, Burma, Laos, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Vietnam)
Item id: 177

This is a very unusual and early Laos bronze Buddha; the face and body have more of a portraiture feel, with a face and body that have more of a "human" look and feel than most Laos Buddhas.It was certainly individually sculpted out of wax as a singular piece. The casting is very thick, and there is almost no clay core. It has the quality of great folk art, with both a simplicity and stunning sophistication at the same time. The condition is excellent: there are some casting flaws and original unevenness to

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Country: Laos

Material: Bronze

Dating: 15th Century - 16th Century

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