Miniature figure of standing Amitābha. The hands are in abhaya and varada mudrā. The monastic robe is simply depicted with incised curvilinear folds, which hint at the body underneath. Made of gilded cast bronze.

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Thing

Made Of
bronze, gold
Type of Thing
figure
Subject
buddha
Techniques
cast, gilded

Place

Found In
China
In Gallery
G67/Case7, 16 May 2013
Made In
China

Time

Acquired In
1938
Made
7thC
Period/Culture
Tang dynasty

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