A gilt bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara
Marked: The phrase "Da Ming Yongle nian shi" (Great Ming Yongle year bestowed) is engraved on the front of the base. As is typical of Yongle bronzes, the base is sealed with an ungilded plate incised with a crossed thunderbolt motif (visvavajra).
Size: Width 15.5
Height 27 cm