Birth of the Buddha

Period: Pala period
Date: 11th century
Culture: India (Madhya Pradesh or Bihar)
Medium: Black stone
Dimensions: H. 24 1/4 in. (61.6 cm); W. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm); D. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Gift of Dr. Mortimer D. Sackler, Theresa Sackler and Family, and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.305

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