Edith's Gallery

Wood Carving Luohan Holding Strand of Prayer Beads

Edith's Gallery

SKU: WF000012

A detailed wood carved boxwood of a luohan or arhat holding a strand of prayer beads  on the left  hand. A round ‘straw’ hat hangs on his back.

Wears a cloak  loosely draped.

In Buddhisim Arhat is a ‘perfected person’ who has reached nirvana.

Arhats or Luohans are are Buddhist equivalents to Christian apostles.

Approximate  size 5 inches high x 2.5  inches wide x 3  inches depth

 

Condition : Some visible cracks on the base and back