12" High Gold Plated Shakyamuni Buddha Statue on the Wooden Throne|
This is a 12" inch high copper statue of Shakyamuni Buddha. The statue is partly gold plated. The robe of Shakyamuni has a flower pattern all over. This statue comes with a Wooden frame.
The wooden frame is carved with Om in the front and Chepu at the top. The base of the frame where we keep our statue is painted with double Dorje symbol.
This Shakyamuni Buddha Statue is made by our artist who is a forth generation artist who learns statue making from his grandfather. He continues to work and create beautiful masterpieces for us. His work has been adored by many. He is a master craftsman and works hard to achieve the fine intricate details and smoothness in the statue. This statue tells his experience and has come out perfect.
Shakyamuni Buddha was born in Kapilavastu in Nepal some 2600 Years ago and performed many Buddha activities for 45 years in this sub-continent for the benefit of all the sentient beings. And this statue coming from his birthplace makes this statue a special one.
Statue Size : 9"L X 6"B X 12"H
Weight : 3965 grams
Frame Size: 17"Lx10"Bx23"H
Weight: 2365 grams
Some precautions you should keep in mind when cleaning gold statues
- In the case of gold painted on face, do not touch or not to clean with cold water. Gently wipe the dust with soft cotton.
- Do not use scrubbing cloths that are highly abrasive. Similarly, avoid using steel wool or metal bristled brushes as they will leave scratches on the surface of the Statue.
- Try avoiding touching gold statues too much. Oil from your hands can hasten the tarnishing process and reduce the life of your gold objects.