Currently On Display
|Date Made:||19th Century|
|Inscription Language:||Japanese Language|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904|
Standing Kongara with hands together in gesso and polychrome on a wooden base. This white-skinned attendant of Fudo is frequently found with Seitaka. His name in Sanskrit, Kinkara, means slave or servant. The figure is carved, painted, lacquered and gilded.
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|Collection of Japanese Buddhist Art (1899)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Buddhist Asia (21 Oct 2012 - 01 Apr 2022)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Asia Gallery (02 Apr 2022)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. pg. 1-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 11, 33||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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