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Crowned and Bejewelled Buddha Seated on an Elephant Throne

A work made of gilded and lacquered wood with paint and colored glass.
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  • A work made of gilded and lacquered wood with paint and colored glass.

Date:

Late 19th century

Artist:

Burma (or Myanmar)

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 142

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Crowned and Bejewelled Buddha Seated on an Elephant Throne

Origin

Burma

Date

1850–1900

Medium

Gilded and lacquered wood with paint and colored glass

Dimensions

144.5 × 85.2 × 49.2 cm (56 7/8 × 33 9/16 × 19 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection

Reference Number

1983.979

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