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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.170.293
Title
Openwork Crown for a Sculpture of a Bodhisattva, the Crown Including Auspicious Buddhist Emblems - Pagoda, Wheel of the Law, Flaming Jewels, Sun, Moon, Phoenxes, Lotus Blossoms (among others)
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
Kamakura period, early 14th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Kamakura period, 1185-1333
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/197891
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hammered sheet bronze with chasing and chiseling and with ornaments of colored glass
Dimensions
H. 30.5 x W. 36.5 x D. 20 cm (12 x 14 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)
Provenance
[Shakris, San Francisco, 1998] sold; to Walter C. Sedgwick Foundation, Woodside, CA (1998-2006), partial gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2006.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Partial gift of the Walter C. Sedgwick Foundation and partial purchase through the Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane Fund for the Acquisition of Oriental Art
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.170.293
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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