Object Place: Nepal
Approximately 12.7 cm (5 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figure with tall crown sits cross-legged with his hands in dhyana mudra (posture of meditation). Amitayus Buddha, also Buddha of Limitless Life, is usually depicted seated in a meditation posture and associated with meditations for a long life.
1921, Reverand E. G. Tewksbury, Boston, MA; 1921, gift of Tewksbury to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1921)
Gift of Reverend E.G. Tewksbury