Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mythological Animal

Date:
15th–16th century
Culture:
Tibet
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1942
Accession Number:
42.25.34
Not on view
Related Objects

Seated Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Infinite Compassion

Date: 17th century Medium: Gilt copper alloy Accession: 2015.500.4.22 On view in:Gallery 253

Buddha Maitreya (Mile fo)

Date: dated 486 Medium: Gilt bronze with traces of pigment; piece-mold cast Accession: 26.123 On view in:Gallery 208

Bodhisattva Manjushri as Tikshna-Manjushri (Minjie Wenshu)

Medium: Gilt brass; lost-wax casting Accession: 2001.59 On view in:Gallery 208

Buddha Maitreya (Mile)

Date: dated 524 Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 38.158.1a–n On view in:Gallery 207

Amoghasiddhi, the Transcendent Buddha of the North

Date: late 10th–early 11th century Medium: Silver and bronze with copper inlay and traces of gold foil Accession: 1984.211 On view in:Gallery 237