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Standing Avalokiteshvara, The Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion

Period:
Anuradhapura period
Date:
ca. 9th century
Culture:
Sri Lanka, central regions
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm); D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Iuliana and Mark Phillips, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.458.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 242
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