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Buddha with Hand in Gesture of Teaching (Vitarkamudra)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Dvaravati period, 8th century

Artist:

Thailand

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 142

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Buddha with Hand in Gesture of Teaching (Vitarkamudra)

Origin

Thailand

Date

701 CE–800 CE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

52.0 × 15.1 × 12.4 cm (20 1/4 × 4 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2016.433

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