Cast bronze image of the seated Buddha, shown in bhumisparsamudra and set on a simple waisted base. He is crowned and depicted with very elaborate side decorations to the crown. Above the crown rises a (now broken) usnisa of a very elongated form.

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Thing

Made Of
bronze
Type of Thing
figure
Subject
buddha
Techniques
cast

People

Acquired From
Digby, Simon to The British Museum
Depicted
Buddha

Place

In Gallery
G33/Ind/case44, 21 Sep 2007
Made In
Burma

Time

Acquired In
2004
Related Event
Calling the Earth to Witness
Made
17thC-18thC

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