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Shaka, the Historical Buddha

Shaka nyorai zazo
釈迦如来坐像 一躯

Japanese
late Heian period
12th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 36: no. 17

Dimensions

86.6 cm (34 1/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

09.530

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with gold; possibly split-and-joined construction

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1909 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection