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Vajrasattva Seated on Lotus Flower with Hands Grasping a Thunderbolt (Vajra) and Bell (Ghanta) with Thunderbolt Handle

A work made of gilt copper alloy.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gilt copper alloy.

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–907), late 8th/early 9th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Vajrasattva Seated on Lotus Flower with Hands Grasping a Thunderbolt (Vajra) and Bell (Ghanta) with Thunderbolt Handle

Origin

China

Date

775 CE–825 CE

Medium

Gilt copper alloy

Dimensions

10.8 × 5.5 × 5 cm (4 1/4 × 2 1/8 × 2 in.)

Credit Line

James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection

Reference Number

1966.481

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