Standing PriestArtist(s)JapaneseArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Date13th centuryMedium & Supportwood with trace of polychrome decorationDimensions
9 5/8 in. x 3 1/2 in. x 2 7/16 in. ( 24.4 cm x 8.9 cm x 6.2 cm )Credit LineMuseum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial CollectionLabel copy
This figure may be a portrait of patriarch of abbot. It is composed of several pieces of wood which have been separately carved, joined, and painted. Crystal eyes were inserted from the back of the face. Originally, there were rich colors and cut gold leaf to represent the Indian style robe and the textile designs.Primary Object Classification Sculpture Primary Object TypefigureCollection AreaAsianRights
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