Sui Dynasty (uncertain)
Tang Dynasty (uncertain)
6th century-Tang Dynasty
Marble (uncertain) (Stone)
Bodhisattva. Very hard stone (marble?) figure of bodhisattva. Standing. High headdress, draped scarfs and jewels. Holds flower in right hand from which has sprung a small deity. Bare feet. Round pedestal. Set into wooden base. Remains of red, blue and green paint and gilding.
Purchased from C. T. Loo
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Chinese Halls (1941 - 1966)
[Article] Jayne, Horace H. 1941. The Chinese Collections of The University Museum: A Handbook of the Principal Objects. The University Museum Bulletin. 9 (2-3) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62, top
[Catalogue] The University Museum. 1917. Section of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 183, No. 16
[Article] Bishop, C. W. 1916. Notes on Chinese Statuary. The Museum Journal. Volume VII (No. 3): 152-177.
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