Standing Figure of a Monk

Yellowish, dense marble with traces of coloring | 23 x 7 x 5.5in | Late 7th-early 8th century C.E.

Chinese Artist

Standing figure, slight bend in the torso. The head, now missing, may have been made as a separate piece to be inserted into the base of the neck. Robe indicated by repeated pleating, and conforming to an ovoid shape. Figure holds a rosary and was pr...
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