H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); D. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. T. Roland Berner, 1975
Not on view
The turbanlike headdress and large earrings suggest that this youthful figure is a person of some stature. He was most likely part of a larger scene showing worshipers listening to the Buddha preach or illustrating important moments in his sacred biography.
Mr. and Mrs. T. Roland Berner , New York (by 1974; given to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Glimpses of the Silk Road: Central Asia in the First Millennium," 2002.