Location: On Display in the Asia Galleries

From: China | Chihli (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number C108
Current Location Asia Galleries - On Display
Culture Chinese | Buddhist
Provenience China | Chihli (uncertain)
Period Northern Qi Dynasty
Date Made Northern Qi Dynasty
Section Asian
Materials Marble (Stone)
Technique Carved
Iconography Bodhisattva | Lotus Bud

Marble shrine figure of a bodhisattva, most likely Guanyin, with a jewelled headdress, necklace, and scarves. Standing on a simplified lotus bud. Oval halo. C104 through C108 are a set. C107 and C108 are a pair within the set.

Height 43 cm
Width 10.5 cm
Depth 8.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1915
Other Number Getz 30 - Other Number

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