Tibet, 13th c. seated Avalokiteshvara

13th century, Tibet, bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, gilt metal, at gTsug Lakhang, published by Ulrich von Schroeder.

13th century, Tibet, bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara Padmapani, metal with gilding and stone inlay, published by Ulrich von Schroeder.

This Indian-style sculpture is quite similar to the 12th century seated Avalokiteshvara previously posted but the upwards flowing ribbons point to the 13th century and thereafter.

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