Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Edo period-19th Century
Bronze figure of seated Jizo. Gilded head and hands. Nimbus with Sanskrit characters. In his left hand is a priest's sceptre (Shakujo) with pendant rings; in his right hand is a jewel like a pomegranate.
See 29-96-304 (pedestal); of panti-colored bronze.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Collection of Japanese Buddhist Art (1899)
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania. 1-47.
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