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Crowned Bodhisattva, Probably Taeseji Posal (Bodhisattva Mahasthamaprapta), Standing on a Heptagonal, Double-Lotus Base, the Bodhisattva's Right Hand Raised, the Left Hand Lowered

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Crowned Bodhisattva, Probably Taeseji Posal (Bodhisattva Mahasthamaprapta), Standing on a Heptagonal, Double-Lotus Base, the Bodhisattva's Right Hand Raised, the Left Hand Lowered, first half 7th century
Alternate Title: Dae Se-ji Bo-sal
Sculpture
, Figurine
Korean
,
7th century
Three Kingdoms period, Paekche, traditionally 18 BC-663 AD
Creation Place: Korea
Gilt bronze
H. 19.0 x W. 6.2 x D. 6.2 cm (7 1/2 x 2 7/16 x 2 7/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
, 1943.53.75
Provenance
Ex-Collection: Grenville L. Winthrop (1864-1943), New York, NY
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Report", (thesis (certificate in conservation), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, August 1977), Unpublished, passim

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