Buddha Maitreya (Mile fo 彌勒佛)
Buddha Maitreya (Mile fo)

Period: Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)
Date: dated 486
Culture: China
Medium: Gilt bronze with traces of pigment; piece-mold cast
Dimensions: H. 55 1/4 in. (140.3 cm); W. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm); D. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1926
Accession Number: 26.123

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: