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Posted 1 year ago


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I bought this from a morning market / swap meet during our trip to Beijing ... I believe it's a carved stone of some type as it weights a ton... My poor husband carried it (with great difficulty) in his carry on back to Singapore (when we lived there)... I love the serene look and the unique tall and slim shape.


  1. jwendell222, 1 year ago
    Hi DrFluffy, That's what husbands are for, isn't it? It could be a Buddha, there are so many, but I think it might be an empress figure. It's similar in some respects to one I have in camel ivory, see what you think, third photo:

    Best wishes, Jim
  2. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    jwendell... thanks for the comment... I still do believe it's a standing Buddha with the right hand raised.... Here is the meaning:

    Right Hand Raised – Protection from evil, warding off fear. This is typically in a standing pose, but you can see a seated pose with right hand raised.
  3. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    aghcollect, Phil, geo, pops, nutsabotos, Kevin, racer4four, walksoftly, Kerry, van and antiques in nj, thank you...
  4. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    pickrknows and tom, thank you...
  5. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    Aims, thank you.
  6. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    ho2cultcha, thank you and have a great weekend...
  7. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    Krya thank you...
  8. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    Utherrrr.... Thank you
  9. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    van, thank you
  10. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 11 months ago
    Roy, Reed, Nords, and pickr, thank you for the loves.

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