Ceremonial Artefact: Avolokitesvara

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18th Century-19th Century
Brass idol of Avolokitesvara. God of Mercy. (Cf Chinese female Kwan Yin-same concept). Hands in Namaskara. Upper left holding open lotus. Upper right holding rosary. Seated in Dhymasana. Bottom of plinth missing.
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Width: 8.5cm (3 3/8")
Length: 13cm (5 1/8")
Height: 190mm (7 1/2")
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