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Seated Amitāyus, the Buddha of Eternal Life

Period:
Pagan period
Date:
ca. 11th–12th century
Culture:
Burma
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn Kossak, The Kronos Collections, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.501.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 250
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