Antique Japanese Bishamon statue

  • Material : wood
  • 77 cm high
  • Base is 44,5 x 25 cm
  • Bishamon is the protector of Buddhism
  • 16/17th century - Muromachi - Early Edo period
  • A C14 test IHME-2033 dates the wood of the sculpture between 1480 and1680 AD with 85% probability.
  • On a pedestal, one foot resting on a rock, his right hand raised and his left hand holding a trident.
  • Inlayed glass eyes. The wooden base is of a later date.
  • Originating from Japan
  • Nr: M6
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7416 ZB Deventer
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