Antique Japanese Buddhist Monk Kobo Daishi Carving
Wood with gold lacquer on stand, holding glass prayer beads. This antique Japanese buddha is the monk, Kobo Daishi, the founder of Shingon Buddhism located on the sacred mountain of Mt. Koya near Nara in central Japan. One of the most revered saints in Japan's long history of Buddhism. c.1925. Wonderful serene facial expression. (8" x 4") (20cm x 10cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance. Ask for quote.