Extraordinary Ivory carving from the
Himalayan country of Bhutan. Rare and powerful - Size; - ivory 13.5"
tall x 1.5" deep x 4.25" across - overall 15.5" tall x 4" deep x 6.5"
across. Decorated with small shaped coral, turquoise, amethyst and
emeralds Avalokiteshvara is carved of ancient ivory - the carving dating
back to the 19th century (the mahogany base is new).
This exquisitely curved rupa depicts the All-Compassionate Buddha
standing, facing each of us as a friend, a protector and a guide.