Zaō Gongen


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 227

Zaō is often shown in a demon-quelling form, in which he grasps a three-pronged spear in his right hand, while with his left hand he pounds his solar plexus, and his right foot is raised to stamp out his fury

On view for all rotations

#8815. Za Gongen

Zaō Gongen, Gilt bronze with incised decoration, Japan

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