Religious Figure / Loden Chogse
A wooden figure of Loden Chogse. Loden Chogse is one of Padmasambhava's Eight Forms that represent stages in his life. He wears beautiful robes that are decorated with gold, fine jewellery and a high pleated, turban-like crown. In his raised right hand he holds a damaru or drum and in his left rests a bowl of jewels. A space has been chiselled out of the base and an amulet remains in the base (covered with cellotape).