Keywords: ushnisha

49 objects
S2012.9.4333

Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2012.9.4333

The standing Guanyin is elaborately bejeweled and stands on a lotus base. The figure holds a bottle in the right hand and holds something unidentifiable in the left. He wears a diadem with a buddha fihure. The figure stands in a stiff frontal pose, but the head is turned slightly. Several issues make this piece …