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Seated buddha figure

Seated buddha figure

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (made)

  • Date:

    before 1880 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sculpted wood lacquered and gilt

  • Museum number:

    400(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Seated Buddha image in bhumisparsa ("earth touching") mudra (position) on a high waisted double lotus throne.

Place of Origin

Burma (made)

Date

before 1880 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Sculpted wood lacquered and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm, Width: 6 cm of base

Descriptive line

Burmese seated Buddha image in bhumisparsa mudra on a high waisted double lotus throne. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885).Wood lacquered and gilt. c. before 1880

Materials

Wood; Thitsi lacquer; Gilt

Techniques

Carving; Lacquering; Gilding

Subjects depicted

Buddhism

Categories

Religion

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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