You are bidding on very rare, unique and Gorgeous Large (17" tall) Late 19th Century Carved Wood Burmese Shan Buddha (100+ years old).

The carvings details and decorations of this statue are amazing.

I am proud to announce that I will have the privilege to be the seller (and will be the owner of some pieces) of an outsdanding Southeast Asia and Asia Private Collection of more than 100 Original and Authentic Antique Decorative items.

(mostly Buddha or Buddhist Related).

They are all authentic and from reliable sources and have been part of the same collection for a long time (West Florida).

I have moved them all to New York and will be offering a few of those fantastic images.

I do have a huge collection (in New York - of more than 200 pieces) of Southeast Asian Buddha images and have a very extensive knowledge about Southeast Asia Buddha images, as I have been to Burma, Thailand, Laos and Cambodia Several times.

Before you bid it is important to understand some facts about Asian Buddha Wood Images (just in case you don't know).

The old Buddha Statues were usually offered outside pagodas and some were buried. Some were parts of Temples.

Most of them, especially the wood ones, have normal cracks, chips and paint loss due to many years of exposure to weather
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