Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Avalokiteshvara (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity) - (11 faces, 8 hands)

སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས། 观音菩萨
(item no. 59305)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Buddhist
Size 43.18cm (17in) high
Material Bronze, Copper Inlay, Silver Inlay, Gold Inlay
Collection The Norton Simon Museum
Catalogue # F.1972.45.11.S
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Secondary Images
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Buddhist Deity: Avalokiteshvara Main Page
Collection of the Norton Simon Museum
Buddhist Deity: Avalokiteshvara (Eleven Faces)
Buddhist Deity: Avalokiteshvara (Sculpture)