This beautiful Buddhist statue is made in Takaoka, the largest traditional copperware and ironware production area in Japan, and famous for its Buddhist statues, altars, and other crafts. Each statue is made using high pressure die casting, followed by finish work done by a skilled craftsman. It is made to look like an antique, and will add a touch of classic Japanese iconography for any Buddhist or anyone interested in Asian art.
The statue is of Mahasthamaprapta Bodhisattva, associated with the power of wisdom in Mahayana Buddhism. Known as Seishi in Japan, Mahasthamaprapta is also recognized as one of the Thirteen Buddhas in Shingon Buddhism.
Product size (approx.): 15 x 6.5 x 6.5 cm
Material: metal alloy
Made in Takaoka, Japan
Shipped directly from Japan