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Seated Buddha

Period:
Pagan period
Date:
12th–13th century
Culture:
Burma
Medium:
Bronze with inlaid with silver
Dimensions:
H. 11 13/16 in. (30 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving, in honor of Joel Samit, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.547.1
Not on view
[ Galaxie Art & Gift Company , Hong Kong, by 1990, sold to the Irvings]; Florence and Herbert Irving , New York (1990 until 2003; donated to MMA)
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