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Buddha with Left Hand in Gesture of Gift-Giving (Varadamudra)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Chola period, 11th/12th century

Artist:

India
Tamil Nadu, Nagapattinam

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 140

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Buddha with Left Hand in Gesture of Gift-Giving (Varadamudra)

Origin

Nagapattinam

Date

Made 1001–1200

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

78.7 × 34.0 × 25.4 cm (31 × 13 3/8 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson Fund

Reference Number

1940.83

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