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Statue of Buddha at Birth

Period: Nara period (710–794)
Date: 7th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gilt bronze, lacquer base with mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: H. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm) Overall H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers and Seymour Funds and The J. M. Kaplan Fund Inc. and Rafi Y. Mottahedeh Gift, 1968
Accession Number: 68.90

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