I hope someone could help me understand if this is something. Its on a Budddha statue I purchased.

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  • Either seal script for 朱 or decorative variant of 壽, I hope someone who knows more about buddha statues can comment.
    – dROOOze
    Dec 28, 2019 at 4:16

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It's 朱

In 篆文: enter image description here

It is a common surname in Chinese, originally refers to inner red wood.

說文解字注: 朱本木名。引伸假借爲純赤之字。糸部曰。絑、純赤也。是其本字也。

For variations you can find here : http://www.guoxuedashi.com/zixing/yanbian/4472tv/

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