Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date: dated 1678
Culture: China
Medium: Wood (sandalwood) with lacquer and gilding, single-woodblock construction
Dimensions: H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); D. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of R. Hatfield Ellsworth, 1962
Accession Number: 62.219a, b

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