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Buddha of the Eternal Life (Amitayus) and Eight Bodhisattvas

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Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY (probably purchased in India or Nepal in the early 1960's); 1967 gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Tibetan, 11th century

Object Place

Tibet or Nepal

Dimensions

41.3 x 33 cm (16 1/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

67.818

Medium or Technique

Distemper on cotton

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Asia

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