China, Ming-Dynasty 16th-17th century
H : 47 cm/18.50 in - with socle H : 58 cm/22.83 in
A large and very rare stucco head of Bodhisattva Guanyin,
with remains of original coloured pigments.
Her face with a serene expression,
her haid tied into a top-knot, on her head a tiara.
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