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Shaka, the Historical Buddha

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Provenance

1909, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Shaka nyorai zazo

Japanese, late Heian period, late 10th–early 11th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 34: no. 6

Dimensions

83 cm (32 11/16 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

09.72

Medium or Technique

Cherry with polychrome and gold; single woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture