O2967 JIZO BOSATSU, HAND CARVED BUDDHIST DEITY
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Height 7 1/4 inches ( 18.4 cms )
This is a lovely hand carved, naive wooden statue of Jizo Bosatsu, believed to be the protector of children and unborn babies in Buddhist teaching. Jizo is the patron saint of mothers, children, firemen, travellers and pilgrims. The piece is signed by the artist. Wonderful collector's item !
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