Standing on a small lotus base wearing a long-sleeved robe, with an ornate necklace, the left hand raised to the chest and holding either a wedge of cloth or a small scripture scroll, the right hand hanging down in the varada mudra with palm turned outward, the crown consisting of several lancet shapes and ornamental flanges behind the ears. Remains of gesso. The tiered ornament above the ushnisha missing, some other losses. Mounted on a black base.
Private collection, Southern Germany
Compare similar figures ill. in: Sylvia Fraser-Lu, Buddha images from Burma. Part 3: Wood and Lacquer, in: Arts of Asia, vol. 11, no. 3 (May-June 1981), p. 129-130 and Sylvia Fraser-Lu und Donald M Stadtner, Buddhist Art of Myanmar, Asia Society Museum, New York 2015, no. 21, p. 130-131