Head of Prajnaparamita Artist: Unknown

late 12th–early 13th century

Asian Art


Grey sandstone


15 × 8 × 8 1/2 in. (38.1 × 20.3 × 21.6 cm)
with base: 20 × 8 × 8 1/2 in. (50.8 × 20.3 × 21.6 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael de Havenon, B.A. 1962, and Georgia de Havenon

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Beurdeley et Cie., Paris, by 1981; sold to Michael and Georgia de Havenon, New York, October 15, 1981 (as Thailand, Lopburi, 14th century); on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2017–2020; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020
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Object/Work type

heads (representations), religious art

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