Gautama Buddha

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Credit Line
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of Asian Arts in honor of the 10th Anniversary of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
14th century
Accession Number
S1997.28
Topic
Buddhism
casting
Tibet
Gautama Buddha
bhumisparsha mudra
South Asian and Himalayan Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Central Tibet, Tibet
Medium
Gilded copper with pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D: 45 x 34 x 27 cm (17 11/16 x 13 3/8 x 10 5/8 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Sculpture
Metalwork