Seated Buddha: China


Place of Origin: China, Xiangtangshan
Date: 550-577 (made)
Period: Probably Northern Qi dynasty
Materials and Techniques: Limestone, with traces of gesso, paint and gilding
Dimensions: H 122cm, W 74.8cm, D 37cm, Weight: 450kg estimate

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