Made from reconstituted sandstone - minor imperfections may be present due to the manual nature of the manufacturing process.
These little monks have a hole where their hands meet designed to hold an incense stick. Alternatively they can just be used as an attractive figurine. His hands are in prayer or sawadee greeting gesture.
All our Buddhas and Buddhist statues are legally imported under license issued by the Department of Fine Arts in the Ministry of Culture in Thailand, for the protection of Thailand's cultural heritage. The easily removable label seen in the photograph verifies this.