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Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra; probably part of a larger altarpiece

Accession Number
1964/2.93

Title
Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra; probably part of a larger altarpiece

Artist(s)
Chinese

Artist Nationality
Chinese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
circa 5th century

Medium & Support
gilt bronze

Dimensions
1 7/8 in. x 13/16 in. x 5/8 in. ( 4.7 cm x 2 cm x 1.6 cm )

Credit Line
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection

Subject matter
Buddha

Primary Object Classification
Sculpture

Primary Object Type
altarpiece

Additional Object Classification(s)
Ritual Object

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
Buddhas (visual works)
Buddhism
altarpieces
miniature (size attribute)

2 Related Resources

Before 1492
(Part of 3 Learning Collections)
Buddhism
(Part of 2 Learning Collections)

& Author Notes

All Rights Reserved

On display