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Throne Back for Seated Buddha (MFA 1970.3)

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Provenance

1967, sold by Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1967)

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund

Indian, about 9th century

Object Place

possibly Melayur, Tamilnadu, Tanjore district, Southern India

Dimensions

81.9 x 55.9 cm (32 1/4 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

67.4b

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture