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Serene Meditating Buddha

Item #85098

Price: $65.00

Availability: On Backorder - Available to Ship 12/07/14

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This Serene Meditating Buddha with his simple, elegantly draped robe has a bald head, an attribute scholars believe was true of the living Buddha. Carved entirely by hand (front, sides, and back) from non-endangered suar wood, the naturally occurring contrasts of light and dark assure that each sculpture is one-of-a-kind. (Suar wood’s interlocking grain ensures it will not crack in drier climates.)  9"h. x 10"w. x 5"d.

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Like several extraordinary Buddha artworks in our Freer Gallery.

Every Smithsonian purchase will arrive with a museum provenance card explaining how it is adapted from or inspired by an object or objects in our collection.

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Original Price: $125.00

NOW: $99.99

Cached: Wed Nov 26 10:06:18 EST 2014