This is gorgeous medium sizel Brass Garuda statue from Thailand Garuda is a humanoid bird creature and the mount of lord Vishnu. The Phoenix is considered a modern version of Garuda. It is a popular figure in Thailand and Cambodia. In Indonesia it is the national symbol. In India the Garuda is the enemy of the naga serpent or snake and is regarded as an amulet to protect against snake bites and their poison. Shakyamuni Buddha site at the back of the amulet in serene meditation.
Size: 2.4" tall and 2.15" wide (6.2 cm tall and 5.5 cm wide)
Weight: 1.78 oz (50.5 gm)