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Buddha, 18th century heavy copper-bronze, Characteristic of Theravada Buddhism in Sri Lanka,

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Seated Buddha in virasane with righ hand in bhimispara (earth pointing)  while left hand in dhyana (meditation)  characteristic of Theravada Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddha is seen with the flame ornament (sirispata) cranial protuberance (Usnisa), again characteristic of Sri Lankan tradition. His  curled hair, long ears and folded monastic robes (utterasanga) are consistant with Ayodhiya tradition. A rare copper-Bronze image, Height 16 cm, ca 18th century or possibly earlier,