|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||18th Century|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Spink & Son, 1914|
|Other Number:||Getz 97 - Other Number|
A1495 - Old Museum Number
3 - Field No SF
Statuette. Partially gilt bronze image of Samantabhadra, one of the four great Bodhisattvas of the Tantric school. He is shown holding a scroll, and is seated on an elephant with the left foot extended. This manner of representing the foot is symbolic of a twofold nature, one celestial, the other terrestrial. Painted gilt.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 97||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania, Office of the President. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 46, No. 4||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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