Head of a Bodhisattva

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644, probably 14th-15th century
Medium
Stone, with pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D: 41.2 x 21 x 18.7 cm (16 1/4 x 8 1/4 x 7 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.337
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.337.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture, Stone
Type

Head, fragment of a sculpture

Keywords
bodhisattva, Buddhism, China, Gellatly collection, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license