Asian Art

Standing Buddha on pedestal

Probably 8th century

Gilt bronze

4 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (12.1 x 4.8 cm)
Gift of Dr. Howard, B.S. 1943, and Mrs. Carolyn Balensweig
1971.91.7b
Culture: 
Korean
Period: 
Unified Silla period (668–935 C.E.)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Korea
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Chosen Koseki Zufu, 3 (Tokyo: Taisho Showa, 1915-1935), 367.

Evelyn McCune, The Arts of Korea (Rutland, Vt.: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1961), n.p.

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