Buddhist stele (a) with an attached rubbing (b)

Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 681
Gray stone; ink on paper
H x W x D (with tang): 62 x 27 x 10.5 cm (24 7/16 x 10 5/8 x 4 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Sculpture, Stone

Buddhist stele

abhaya mudra, Amitabha Buddha, anjali mudra, Buddha, Buddhism, Carl Whiting Bishop collection, China, halo, inscription, lion, lotus, standard script, stupa, Tang dynasty (618 - 907), varada mudra
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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