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Head of Buddha

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Head of Buddha, late 12th century-early 13th century
Sculpture
, Head
Cambodian
,
12th-13th century
Angkor period, 802-1431
Creation Place: Cambodia
Stone
H. 23.5 x W. 16 x D. 17 cm (9 1/4 x 6 5/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
H. including mount and base: 44 cm (17 5/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Paul J. Sachs
, 1928.165
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Bibliography
Agnes Mongan, Memorial Exhibition: Works of Art from the Collection of Paul J. Sachs [1878-1965] : given and bequeathed to the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, exh. cat., Harvard University (Cambridge, MA, 1965), p. 11, cat. no. 80, repr.

Kristin A. Mortimer, Harvard University Art Museums: A Guide to the Collections, Harvard University Art Museums/Abbeville Press (Cambridge, MA; New York, NY, 1985), Cat. #74 / p. 71

Exhibition History
Memorial Exhibition: Works of Art from the Collection of Paul J. Sachs [1878-1965] Given and Bequeathed to the Fogg Art Museum Harvard University Cambridge, Massachusetts, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 11/15/1965 - 01/15/1966, 80; Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, 12/19/1966 - 02/26/1967, 80