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Bodhisattva, possibly Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin 觀音菩薩)
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
15th–16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Leaded brass, lost-wax cast
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.37.160
Not on view
[ Garrett Chatfield Pier , 1912; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Secular and Sacred: Scholars, Deities, and Immortals in Chinese Art," September 10, 2005–January 8, 2006.

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