Antique Khmer Style Bronze Bayon Standing Lokeshvara Statue and Yoni – 89cm/36. An antique Khmer style eight arm Lokeshvara statue in the Bayon style. Standing in samapada with his arms radiating around him and clad in a short sampot with fishtail pleat and jeweled sash, the face with wide features surmounted by a cylindrical headdress adorned with a meditating Amitabha Buddha. In his eight hands he holds a Trident, lotus bud, male beads, conch shells, Kalasha, chakra and various other items. His softly contoured face with indigenous characteristic has a serene downcast expression, with heavy-lidded eyes, arched eyebrows carved in relief meet in the middle above a well-shaped broad nose, and wide lips with an insipid smile are framed by a second incised line. The head is covered in tightly braided woven hair, enhanced by a cylindrical-shaped’Chignon’ style topknot, secured by a ribbon. The sculpture is mounted on a Yoni. A symbol of fertility and energy and an iconic representation of the Hindu deity, Shiva. This traditional in appearance piece is sure to add a unique touch to any room of your home or workplace. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE – We have been offering Asian Art for many years and are proud of the reputation we have developed for fair and honest listings. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\South-East Asian”. The seller is “hd_asian_art” and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: Southeast Asian
- Product: Statue
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Sub-Type: Statue