A bronze Buddha
Angkor period, 12th/13th century, Cambodia
Height: 31.8 cm, 12.5 inches
The Buddha wears a sampot can kpin around his lower body and also an upper garment hangs over his left shoulder. He is adorned in the manner of a Khmer ruler - with armlets, bracelets, earplugs that hang from the elongated lobes, a necklace and crown-type headdress. The eyebrows form a continuous line, the eyes are finely delineated, and the mouth is generous and full.