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北齊 南響堂山石窟 彩繪石雕佛頭像(石灰岩)
Head of a Buddha

Period:
Northern Qi dynasty (550–577)
Date:
ca. 565–75
Culture:
China (Southern Xiangtangshan)
Medium:
Limestone with pigment
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm); W. 10 in. (25.4 cm); D. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Roothbert, 1957
Accession Number:
57.176
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 206
Hebei Province (Southern Xiangtangshan)

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