- Dimension: Head Height: 12 in (30.5 cm) Width: 11 in (27.9 cm)
- Estimate From: $5000
- Estimate To: $8000
Chinese. The rounded face gracefully carved and framed by arched brows,eyes gently cast down half closed in an expression of quiet contemplation,above full cheeks and a delicately formed mouth,framed by a pair of pendulous earlobes,the hair arranged with curled strands forming a domed ushnisha,he gray stone of a smooth dark brown patina. Sui or Tang Dynasty period.
Provenance: Acquired from estate sale in New Jersey circa 1980