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Buddha Shakyamuni

Provenance

Given to the mfa by William Sturgis Bigelow in 1921.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Tibet, 19th century

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

21.746

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on cotton with remnants of silk brocade border

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Asia

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