Sino Tibetan Gilt Bronze
of Wealth on Lion
China, Circa: early 1900s'
H 9.5" (24cm), W 7" (17.5cm), D 4
o.a. good condition!
(Japanese: Bishamonten), Guardian King of the North, and chief of the four Heavenly
Kings who became the celestial Dharma King early on in Buddhism. He is a also
known as Jambhala, a popular God of Wealth, the protector of Buddhist dharma greatly
worshipped in China and Tibet.