Standing Buddha, in Abhaya MudrâArtist(s)Object Creation Date19th century - 20th centuryMedium & Supportgilt bronze with glass inlayDimensions
21 13/16 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in. ( 55.4 cm x 12 cm x 12 cm )Credit LineGift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art CollectionSubject matter
Shakyamuni Buddha in intricate costume standing on a lotus pedestal. Such elaborate decoration has come to characterize Thai Buddhist imagery of the 19th and 20th centuries. Hands form the reassuring "fear not" mudra.Physical Description
Standing gilt bronze Shakyamuni Buddha with glass inlay. One hand is raised in the form of the "fear not" mudra. Stands on a pedestal in ornamented dress and crown.Primary Object Classification Sculpture Primary Object TypestatueAdditional Object Classification(s)MetalworkRights
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