Standing Bodhisattva with two flanking monks and two lions

Historical period(s)
Possibly Sui dynasty, possibly 581-618
H x W x D: 29.4 × 18 × 8.9 cm (11 9/16 × 7 1/16 × 3 1/2 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Sculpture, Stone

Buddhist stele

abhaya mudra, Buddhism, China, forgery, lion, lotus, monk, Sui dynasty (581 - 618), varada mudra
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Kiroku Adachi. Choan shiseki no kenkyu [Study of Historical Sites in Ch'ang-an and Vicinity]. Toyo bunko ronso, v. 20 Tokyo. pl. 168.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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