Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Miniature Buddhist Deity

Period:
Pala period
Date:
12th century
Culture:
Bangladesh or India (Bengal)
Medium:
Mud stone
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.317
Not on view
Related Objects

Manjuvajra Mandala

Date: 11th century Medium: Black stone Accession: 57.51.6 On view in:Gallery 238

Shiva as Mrityunjaya, the Conquerer of Death

Date: 12th century Medium: Black stone Accession: 1991.421 On view in:Gallery 238

Lotus-Enthroned Buddha Akshobhya, the Transcendent Buddha

Date: 8th–early 9th century Medium: Bronze Accession: 1984.486.5 On view in:Gallery 238

The Goddess Durga Killing the Buffalo Demon (Mahishasura Mardini)

Date: 12th century Medium: Argillite Accession: 1993.7 On view in:Gallery 238

Vishnu Accompanied by Lakshmi and Sarasvati

Date: 12th century Medium: Black phyllite Accession: 1991.406 On view in:Gallery 238