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Temple Guardian (Nio, one of a pair)

Period:
late Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Date:
early 14th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. (with base) 34 in. (86.4 cm); W. 18 in. (45.7 cm); D. 13 in. (33 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Josefowitz, 1964
Accession Number:
64.292.1
Not on view
Auburn. Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center. "The Arts of Japan," September 6, 1986–November 2, 1986.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Exhibition in memory of Aschwin Lippe," 1989.

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