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Shaka, the Historical Buddha

Provenance

1909 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Shaka nyorai zazo

Japanese, late Heian period, 12th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 36: no. 17

Accession Number

09.530

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with gold; possibly split-and-joined construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture