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Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7

Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7
Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7
Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7
Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7
Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7

Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7
Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue – Protector & Preserver – 17cm/7. Measurements – Height 17cm/7. An antique Java Style standing bronze Vishnu sculpture in the 13th century Majapahit style. Vishnu is both world protector and preserver, restorer of moral order – he is all-powerful and all-pervasive by nature. The Vishnu is stood samabhanga on a raised double lotus flower base, which is itself seated on a raised, decorated pedestal. His left hand holds his gada or mace symbolising his mental and physical strength. He wears a richly bejewelled dohti and upavita. His face has a downcast gaze. Upon his head he wears a decorative Javanese style tiara in front of his Kirita-Makuta or tall conical crown. This symbolises control over Positive and Negative attitudes. On his forehead he has a third eye or urna. He has an aquiline nose and elongated earlobes with large ear rings. Vishnu is backed by an aureole with a delightful flaming rim. The sculpture has a wonderful green and gray patina. New York Metropolitan Museum Collection – Accession Number: 1987.142.15. Bonhams – March 2018 – Fine Southeast Asian Arts. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE – We have been offering SE Asian Art for many years and are proud of the reputation we have developed for fair and honest listings. Please check out our other listing where we have other beautiful Asian pieces available. Please message with any questions. Thanks for your interest. 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: Vishnu Statue

Antique Indonesian Style Majapahit Standing Bronze Vishnu Statue 17cm/7