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Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom, with Five Knots of Hair (Wuji Wenshu 五髻文殊菩薩)

Period: Liao dynasty (907–1125)
Date: mid-11th century
Culture: China
Medium: Gilt bronze; lost-wax cast
Dimensions: H. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Mary Livingstone Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation, Janet Neff Charitable Trust and Christian Humann Gifts; Mrs. Robert Herndon Fife Gift, in memory of her husband; and Seymour Fund, 1967
Accession Number: 67.228

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