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S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia

S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia

S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia
HELLO AND THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AT THIS LISTING FOR A STUNNING VERY LOVELY LARGE KHMER BRONZE, DANCING APSARA STATUE. This ancient and beautiful object stands 325 mm high and weighs 1675 grams. DEPICTED IN A CLASSIC DANCING POSE, WITH HER HANDS IS HELD GRACEFULLY IN FRONT OF HER, SHE IS STANDING ON HER LEFT FOOT, WITH THE RIGHT FOOT RAISED. HER HEADDRESS IS IDENTIFIABLE AS’BAPHUON STYLE’ DURING THE EARLY ANGKORIAN PERIOD, c. 1050ad, THOUGH THIS STATUE IS NOT FROM THE 11th CENTURY, I FEEL IT HAS SOME CONSIDERABLE AGE. THIS IS A VERY RARE IMAGE. FEMALE DIVINITIES, CELESTIAL DANCERS WHO ARE ATTENDANTS OF’KARMA’ THE GOD OF LOVE. APSARA’S ARE ABLE TO CHANGE SHAPE AT WILL. THE APSARA WEARS A DISTINCTIVE HEAD-DRESS AND’SAMPOT’ GARMENT ON HER LOWER HALF, THE SAMPOT IS SECURED BY A BEAUTIFUL BOW AT THE BACK. THIS VERY RARE AND UNUSUAL FIGURE OF AN APSARA IS PRESENTED ON A SIMPLE RECTANGULAR WOODEN BASE. DURING THE REIGN OF KING JAYAVARMAN VII. LAST OF THE GREAT KHMER KINGS, TOWARD’S THE END OF THE CLASSIC KHMER PERIOD. THIS MAY BE A LATER REPRESENTATION OF AN EARLIER ICON. IT IS BEAUTIFULLY PATINATED WITH A PLEASING GREEN AND BLACK AGE ACQUIRED PATINA, WITH SOME AREAS OF UNDERLYING BRONZE VISIBLE, GIVING A VERY PLEASING APPEARANCE. THERE ARE NO AREAS OF DAMAGE OR WEAR, THIS STATUE WOULD GRACE ANY COLLECTION. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\South-East Asian”. The seller is “roundhouse-antiques-2″ and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion, South Africa.
  • Region of Origin: Southeast Asian
  • Product: Statue
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Sub-Type: APSARA

S. E. Asia Large Dancing Bronze Apsara Statue, Buddha From Angkor Wat, Cambodia