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Crowned Buddha

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Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy in India

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Bodhisattva (Maitreya?) teaching

Indian, Orissa, 12th century?

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 36.5 x 20 x 9 cm at widest point (14 3/8 x 7 7/8 x 3 9/16 in. at widest point)

Accession Number

21.1719

Medium or Technique

Black slate

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture