THAI CARVED WOOD, LACQUERED, AND BEJEWELED SCUPTURE 19TH.C. H 10 1/4" MONK AT PRAYER
Width 7". Carved from single piece of wood. Inset glass eyes. Mirror reflecting fragments enhance.
In a remarkable state of preservation. Only one discernible jewel by the robe on the monk's right foot is missing. Lacquer having a rich gold/red patina. with losses on left and right toes and back of right shoulder (illustrated).