Bronze Tirthankara Pārśvanātha. India, 16th-17th Century


Bronze statuette of Tirthankara Pārśvanātha. Pārśvanātha, twenty-third Jain or Tirthankara (cross great ocean), is represented with head surmounted with seven-headed cobra (nāga). He is seated in lotus position (padmasana) atop stepped plinth. The figure displays the meditation gesture (dhyana mudra).

India, 16th-17th Century

Height: 7,8 cm (3 in.)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013100626