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Seated buddha figure

Seated buddha figure

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (made)

  • Date:

    before 1874 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    bronze

  • Museum number:

    810-1874

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Figure of the Seated Buddha in padmasana - bhumisparsa mudra on a double lotus base.

Place of Origin

Burma (made)

Date

before 1874 (made)

Materials and Techniques

bronze

Dimensions

Height: 24.7 cm, Width: 17.3 cm of base

Descriptive line

Burmese Buddha figure seated in padmasana - bhumisparsa mudra on a double lotus base. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Bronze. c. before 1874

Production Note

Acquired by the Art Division of the South Kensington Museum in 1874

Materials

Bronze

Techniques

Casting

Subjects depicted

Buddhism

Categories

Religion

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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