Bronze statue with brown patina sculpted in round of Buddha Shākyamuni, seated in lotus position (padmāsana) in the figuration of Mara-vijaya (Mara conquerer). Right hand making the gesture of calling the earth to witness (bhumispharsha mudra). The left hand with palm facing up symbolizes meditation (dhyana mudra).
Laos, 17th Century
Height: 15 cm (6 in.) - Width: 6,5 cm (2-1/2 in.) - Depth: 4,5 cm (1-3/4 in.)