This object represents one of the most popularly worshiped deities in the Far East. The object conveys a meditative serenity and reassuring calm.
Can you name this object?
Last week’s clue:
My double and I once flanked the entrances of a Buddhist temple. I am ferocious and semi-nude.
Answer: This detail was taken from “Guardian Figure, one of a pair” Artist unknown (Japan) c. 1360.
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