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Avalokitesvara

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Provenance

1920, Ananda K.Coomaraswamy (b. 1877 - d. 1947), Japan; 1921,sold by Ananda K.Coomaraswamy to the MFA for $619.50. (Accession Date: March 3, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Chinese, Yunnan, Dali Kingdom, 12th century

Dimensions

46.8 x 12 cm (18 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.264

Medium or Technique

Bronze and lacquer with traces of gilding

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork