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Object Number:29-96-301
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: Edo Period - 19th Century
Early Date: 1615
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Glass
Technique:Carved
Gilded
Lacquered
Iconography:Amida
Buddha
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Height: 61 cm
Width: 108 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Wooden figure of seated Amida. Large. Two glass jewels or lacquered glass eyes. Carved, glided, lacquered. Head missing. There is an inscription visible on the inside body cavity.

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