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Seated Buddha Amitabha

Period:
Central Javanese period
Date:
ca. first half of the 9th century
Culture:
Indonesia (Java)
Medium:
Andesite
Dimensions:
H. 31 1/2 in. (80 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Götz, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.256
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 247
The hand gesture identifies the figure as the Buddha.
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