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The Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara

Provenance

1934, sold by Nasli Heeramaneck (b. 1902 - d. 1971), New York, to the MFA for $850. (Accession Date: August 2, 1934)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Indian, Sarnath, Post Gupta Period, about 6th century A.D.

Object Place

Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, Northern India

Accession Number

34.229

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture