University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 19876.1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Kyoto
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Gilt
Lacquer
Technique:Gilded
Lacquered
Iconography:Buddha
Amida Buddha
Raigo-in Mudra
Vitarka Mudra
Height: 60.96cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number19876A - Other Number

Description

Amida Buddha, standing on lotus flower with mandorla halo in gilt lacquer. His hands are in the raigo-in mudra as this statue along with a statue of Kannon and Seishi form an Amida raigo triad.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] 1897. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Vol. 1 (No. 1): 16-42. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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