Location: On Display in the Asia Galleries

From: China | Chihli (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number C105
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 Kasyapa | Ananda | Lotus Bud | Incense Burner

Marble shrine figure of Mahakasyapa (Kasyapa), the old disciple, standing on a simplified lotus bud, holding in his left hand an incense urn which he is shielding with his right hand. Oval halo. C104 through C108 are a set. C105 and C106 are a pair within the set.

Height 41.6 cm
Width 9.6 cm
Depth 8 cm
Credit Line Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1915
Other Number Getz 29 - Other Number

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