Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Maitreya (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)

རྒྱལ་བ་བྱམས་པ། 弥勒佛
(item no. 59357)
Origin Location Gandhara (ancient)
Date Range 300 - 399
Lineages Buddhist
Size 56.52cm (22.25in) high
Material Schist
Collection Private
Catalogue # Bodhisattva Maitreya, 3rd-4th century
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

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