An Artifact Discovered in Compound of Preah Kor Temple

A big Buddha statue has been found at complex of Preah Kor Temple located in Ovlork village, Bakong commune, Prasat Bakong district of Siem Reap province.

The news was shared recently by the APSARA National Authority, underlining that the artifact was seen accidentally by the locals who then reported to the local authority.

With the height of 114 centimetres and shoulder-width of 54 centimetres, the found artifact was not a complete statue, but its remaining with some missing pieces.

The ancient object is being documented and renovated before sending for public display in a near future.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press