Lot 1401: Gandharan Bodhisattva Maitreya Statuette
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-4th century AD. A carved steatite statuette of the Bodhisattva Maitreya sitting cross-legged on a rectangular dais with swags of cloth to the sides, hands folded in the lap, nimbus to the rear; mounted on a custom-made stand. 4.5 kg, 33cm including stand (13"). Property of a European collector living in London; acquired before 2000.
Condition Report: Fine condition.