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Bodhisattva with Hands in Gesture of Teaching (Vitarkamudra)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

9th/10th century

Artist:

Indonesia
Central Java

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Bodhisattva with Hands in Gesture of Teaching (Vitarkamudra)

Origin

Central Java

Date

801 CE–1000

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

10.6 × 5.5 × 5.4 cm (4 1/8 × 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael Phillips and Juliana Phillips

Reference Number

2000.503

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