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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1944.54
Title
Small Bell-Shaped Plaque with a Seven-Story Pagoda Depicted on One Side and a Seated, Crowned Bodhisattva on the Other Side, the Bodhisattva Probably representing Munsu Posal (Bodhisattva Manjusri) or Po-hyŏn Posal (Bodhisattva Samantabhadra)
Classification
Plaques
Work Type
plaque
Date
12th-14th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Koryŏ dynasty, 918-1392
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/203869
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Polished bronze with incised representations
Dimensions
H. 17.4 x W. 8.8 x D. 0.1 cm (6 7/8 x 3 7/16 x 1/16 in.)
Provenance
[Yamanaka and Company, New York, (by 1944)] sold; to Fogg Art Museum, 1944.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Rübel Asiatic Research Bureau Fund
Accession Year
1944
Object Number
1944.54
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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