2. Buddha Shaka Nyorai
Muromachi Period 16th century
Buddha alone 15.5cm tall; Stand 7cm tall; Shrine 37cm tall
This is a finely crafted gilt wooden Japanese figure on a later purpose made personal red and gilt stand which includes a pair of opposing gilt bronze Menuki of Shishi Lions and is housed in a particularly fine gilt painted lacquer Zushi altar box.
Detail: alternate view