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