Keywords: bodhi tree

11 objects
F1976.11a-e

Standing Buddha and tabernacle

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1976.11a-e

Standing equipoise over a plinth, the crowned Buddha raises both hands in abhayamudra, his ankle-length robe falling to the sides. He is enshrined within a flaming aureole with naga terminates, a bodhi tree overhead laced with serpentine vines. Cast in five parts: Buddha, base, plinth with frieze, backplate, Bodhi tree finial. With a green patina …