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Seated Buddhist figure

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Inscription

"li jiu" 丽九

Provenance

By 1953, in the collection of Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge; June 16, 1953, given as a gift to the MFA by Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge for the John Gardner Coolidge Collection.

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 x 4.1 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.987

Medium or Technique

Tianhuang stone (steatite) from Shoushan, Fujian

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture