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Buddha in Meditation Posture

Period:
Anuradhapura period
Date:
ca. 9th century
Culture:
Sri Lanka
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); D. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts and Lita Annenberg Hazen Charitable Trust Gift, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.149
Not on view
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