Yakushi, Buddha of Medicine & Healing MINI STATUE WITH CAP, TWO PIECES
Jp. = Yakushi Nyorai, Chinese = Yàoshī Rúlái.
This delightful miniature wood carving comes in two pieces: (1) the rounded protective cap, on which is carved the deity's Sanskrit seed syllable; and (2) the main piece depicting the deity's effigy atop a circular lotus base.
Wood = Boxwood (Jp. = Tsuge)
Inches = H 1.97 x W 1.38 x D 1.38
Centimeters = H 5.0 x W 3.5 x D 3.5
Left hand holding medicine jar and right forming the Fear Not Mudra; see Yakushi Top Page for details on iconography.
Cap fits tightly on base for safe/compact storage.