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Guardian King, thought to be Jikokuten

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Ellen H. Gleason, August 7, 1936; returned January 22, 1942; 1947 given to the Museum by Ellen H. Gleason.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen H. Gleason

Den Jikokuten ryuzo

Japanese, late Heian period, 12th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 37: no. 28

Dimensions

21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

47.1339

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze; cast (including the halberd); piece-mold casting

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture