|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Date Made:||19th Century|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection, 2005|
|Other Number||25.256 - Other Number|
Standing Buddha in a classic Mandalay style posture. The Buddha's left hand holds his robe, while his right hand holds a myrobalan seed (Terminalia chebula). This herbal medicine treats physical disorders and also is reported to induce elevated psychic states that facilitate meditation. Ornate gilded robes with glass inlay.
|[Article] White, Joyce C. & Lang, Stephen A. 2008. "The Asian Section". Arts of Asia. 38 (5): 96-110. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 109, Fig. 58||View Objects cited in this Publication|
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