The Buddhist Goddess Vasudhara

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The Buddhist Goddess Vasudhara

Nepal, circa late 12th - early 13th century
Sculpture
Copper alloy with traces of gilding; inlaid with gemstones and glass
19 x 15 1/2 x 11 in. (48.3 x 39.4 x 28 cm)
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.81.8.2)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

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