Copper Oxidized Tibetan Vajrasattva Statue 8"
Beautiful Copper Bodhisattva Vajrasattva Statue on Lotus with gold painted face. It's weight is 1.8 kg and 8" in height. This Vajrasattva statue is Perfect for an alter or in a private collection. Vajrasattva is also known in Tibetan as Dorjee Sempa or Bodhisattva. This statue is handmade with lost wax technique. The carving on this statue made this statue masterpiece among Buddhist sculptor and is extremely attractive which can be seen in the fine, intricate and smooth details of the statue.
The Vajrasattva is sitting on a single lotus with Bell and Dorjee in his hands.
Material: Copper with Gold painted face
Face: Gold Painted
Making Process: Lost-Wax System, Making a statue is the work of various specialist craftsmen in: wax casting, metal casting, engraving and eventually 24k gold gilding and / or stone setting. Each of these steps must be performed with excellence to produce statues of the highest quality. The lost wax method is the oldest and most refined method used by sculptors in Nepal.
Protecting the Face
As the face is painted it is highly recommended that the face of the statue is to be greatly taken care of as it requires a very professional and skilled face artist to repair the face of dirt and damages. Commonly to protect it from damage the statue with painted face is placed under a glass box and it is always covered with a cotton face mask if it has to be moved
All our statues are handmade. Each piece is unique and it is impossible to reproduce exactly the same. Slight differences may therefore appear in the shapes, proportions, colors and / or materials used in our descriptions and specification sheets.
Weight: 1.8 kg 3.96 lbs