Exhibitions/ Art Object

Standing Crowned and Jeweled Buddha

Period:
Pala period
Date:
early 11th century
Culture:
India (Bihar)
Medium:
Bronze with silver and copper inlay
Dimensions:
H. 11 in. (28 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); D. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.319
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 238
Inscription: Inscribed on the reverse of the pedestal is the standard Buddhist creed.
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