Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Maitreya (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity) - Bodhisattva

རྒྱལ་བ་བྱམས་པ། 弥勒佛
(item no. 86490)
Origin Location Northern India
Lineages Buddhist
Material Metal
Collection The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Kashmir, India. For a comparable image see HAR #36192.

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Region: Swat Valley Style Sculpture, Pakistan
Region: Swat Valley (Maitreya)
Region: Swat Valley (Peaceful Appearance)
Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Sculpture)
Region: Kashmir Style Art Main Page
Buddhist Deity: Avalokiteshvara (Seated, Right Hand Raised)