CAST IRON CHINESE GUANYIN HEAD SCULPTURE. The featured item represents a Chinese cast iron statue that measures approximately 10 3/4" tall, 5 1/2" at the widest points and 6 art the deepest. The sculpture weights about 5 pounds and 3 ounces or 2.3 kilos.
The piece is coated in black and there is another gold tone finish underneath that shows through on some areas and gives a nice bronzed appearance. The sculpture depicts a head of the Goddess Guanyin with a serene face looking down on the world, a gentle look of compassion with people and to guard and protect. She has a seashell hairbun, Guanyin is protector of sailors, and wears crown with central figure of Amithaba Buddha, symbol of eternal and infinite light.The crown is also decorated with scrolls and flowers. The item comes in overall good condition with no damages found but normal vintage wear like some scuffs, marks and scratches here and there. Some production flaws and imperfections. The surface could use some cleaning. The item "Chinese Cast Iron Guanyin Kwan Yin Goddess Buddha Head Bust Sculpture Statue" is in sale since Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues". The seller is "kardinalisimo" and is located in Virginia Beach, Virginia.This item can be shipped worldwide.