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Buddha Standing on an Octagonal, Double-Lotus Base with His Right Hand Raised in the Abhaya-mudra and His Left Hand Lowered in the Varada-mudra, Probably the Buddha Shakyamuni (Sôk'kamoni Yôrae)

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Buddha Standing on an Octagonal, Double-Lotus Base with His Right Hand Raised in the Abhaya-mudra and His Left Hand Lowered in the Varada-mudra, Probably the Buddha Shakyamuni (Sôk'kamoni Yôrae), 8th - 9th century
Alternate Title: Sakyamuni
Sculpture
, Figurine
Korean
,
8th-9th century
Unified Silla dynasty, 668-935
Creation Place: Korea
Gilt bronze
H. 16.3 x W. 8.5 x D. 8.0 cm (6 7/16 x 3 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
, 1943.53.72
Provenance
[Yamanaka & Co., New York, 7/1/1936] sold; to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York (1936-1943), bequest; to Harvard Art Museums, 1943.
Bibliography
W. Chie Ishibashi, "East Asian Buddhist Bronzes: A Comparative Analytical Study and a Preliminary Report", (thesis (certificate in conservation), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, August 1977), Unpublished, passim

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. #45 / p. 44

Exhibition History
Re-View: S228-230 Arts of Asia, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/31/2008 - 11/23/2008