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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Tibetan
Title:Buddhist Votive (seal?) with a figure of Shakyamuni
Type:Sculpture; Ceremonial
Materials:Pink terracotta with white paint
Place Made:Asia; Tibet
Measurements:Overall: 3 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/16 in; 7.6 cm x 6.4 cm x 3 cm
Narrative Inscription:  No inscription.
Accession Number:  MH 1903.1.J.C
Credit Line:Gift of Marcus Carleton, in memory of his mother, Celestia Carleton (Class of 1854)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Description:
A votive image of Shakyamuni with hands clasped, standing on a lotus seat (and on a throne) against a mandola background.

Tags:
religion; Buddhism

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