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Vairocana, the Supreme Transcendent Buddha

Period: Thakuri dynasty
Date: 11th–12th century
Culture: Nepal (Kathmandu Valley)
Medium: Gilt-copper alloy with gold paint; blue pigment added in Tibet
Dimensions: H. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.133

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