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Large 17-inch Japanese Sitting Buddha Statue (China)
This 17-inch sitting statue showcases the detail of an ancient Buddha. This hand-crafted statue is sitting in the lotus position. It has a heavy resin display which complements similar furnishings. This piece can be used artistically or as a gift.
ITEM#: 12937567Sitting in meditation, this beautifully handcrafted Gautama Buddha, the Bodhisattva, will ad peace and tranquility to any space. This statue of Buddha is seen sitting in the lotus position in meditation.
- Historical Gautama Buddha, the Bodhisattva
- Legs crossed in lotus position, seated in meditation
- Cast of fine heavy resin
- Finished with a rich burgundy patina
- Makes a great gift
- Measures 17 inches high x 13 inches wide x 9 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
This handcrafted item and many others come from a third generation family run workshop in mainland China. Their skills of hand-painting, hand-rubbed lacquering and hand-tooling have been passed down for many generations. We are proud to support them in their quest to keep their age-old techniques alive for future generations. Many of the artists are hired out of semi-retirement to work from home training the next generation to become master craftsmen. These masters are highly respected in their craft and their culture which have survived through many Chinese dynasties and continue to produce valuable and desirable pieces for your home decor.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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|Dimensions||9 in L x 13 in W x 17 in H|
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I am not Buddhist .. but am very spiritual. I find the Buddha very calming .. very peaceful .. very serene in my sometimes crazy busy world! I bought one originally for my terrace .. LOVE looking out as we eat to see the serenity of my Buddha .. it calms me. That being so .. I decided to get one for my bedroom! Why not be serene just before bedtime .. be reminded of what is lovely and wonderful in life .. NOT the few things that ,may interfere with serenity .. let those things go .. after all HAPPINESS IS A CHOICE!Read More
Lovely piece. Very good value for the money. I collect antique Buddhas but do have some non-antique ones in places where they could potentially be damaged. This one was selected to grace my master bath vanity where I wanted a darker Buddha to accent the quartz countertop and add a note of serenity to the area. This one fit the bill exactly and I won't have to worry if it gets an occasional splash from the sink. The color and draping of the robes is reminiscent of the EDO era Buddhas without the $** or greater pricetag.Read More
Looks like it is carved out of wood and then stained. The details are excellent and I just love the look. I'm very pleased!Read More
Our item arrived and is as advertised and as we expected. We experienced a shipping snag we reported to Overstock. We're satisfied with the response we obtained on the issue.Read More
this is not only a review for my new fish pond buddha. I know the koi love it and it just looks beautiful, but better than that is the great service Overstock.com has given me. My first buddha arrived broken..I didn't have to send back the broken one..I didn't have to prove it was broken, no paperwork. I called overstock & they sent me a new buddha. Easy breezy. This is my new favorite store. Thank you Overstock for great service!Read More
Not really any color like picture shown, just looks black.Read More
I was really disappointed with this purchase. Color in the picture is compleatly different from the actual product. It's completely black and there is no shine to it. I lost money with this purchase, because I had to pay to ship it back.Read More
This statue is beautiful. After looking at so many different styles and faces, this was the one. The face is perfect and beautiful. The color is unique and the size perfect. We have it in our garden by the pond and it just adds that much more tranquility. It is a lot lighter then I expected, but that is okay, it won't blow over or go anywhere. We are very happy we came across this one, because it is the one.Read More
Gave this as an anniversary gift for our children. They love it! I thought it would go in the garden and they have it in the living room. It has a rich deep color. Well worth the money.Read More
We chose this Buddha after looking at several because of the size, color, and price. He's a perfect fit for our home. So glad we ordered it.Read More
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Hello randomhome, we appreciate your inquiry. The approximate shipping weight on this item is 12 lbs. We hope you have found this information helpful. Thank you for shopping with us. Have great day!
what color is this? Some reviewer mentioned that the color shown in the pic is different that what he received. I am not looking for black but I am looking for this same color
Hi rmaiya, this is not black is its more of a oil rubbed bronze color. Thanks for your interest, hope this helps!
Is this weatherproof?
Yes, it is.
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