Amitayus

Historical period(s)
mid 15th century
Medium
Gilt bronze; sealed with base plate engraved with simple dorje; resealed (contents inside)
Dimensions
H x W: 19 x 12 cm (7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2016.32
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Amitayus, China, Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. IV-3a, b, 174-175.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum