A Large fine Ming Dynasty Gilt-Bronze Buddha ( Yongle Period)

Item # acc0032

  A large fine Chinese Ming Dynasty Gilt-Bronze Buddha with " Dia Ming Yungle " ( Yongle Period 1403-1424 ) marks. The Buddha is in the vajrasana sitting position with his left hand displaying the dhyana mudra gesture ( gesture of meditation ) and the right hand the vitarka mudra gesture ( gesture of argumentation ). The Buddha is well marked and stands 40 cm high or 15 1/2" and is in excellent condition.