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Statuette


Object Number:20947
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Period: Ming Dynasty
Date Made: Ming Dynasty
Late Date: 1898
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Gilt
Iconography:Bhaisajyaguru
Medicine Buddha
Myrobolan
Varada Mudra
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1898

Description

Seated image of Bhaisajyaguru, the medicine Buddha, holding a myrobolan fruit with a wan symbol on the chest.

Bibliography:

[Article] 1898. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. I. no. No. 4. pg. 184-188 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 188View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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