Wooden figure of bodhisattva Fugen on elephant. One of pair. Made of lacquered, gilt and painted wood.

An00035615 001 l

Thing

Exhibition
COMPASS
Made Of
lacquer, wood
Type of Thing
figure
Exhibition History
Exhibited: 2010-2011 Nov-Jan BM, Room 3 'Agents of the Buddha'
Subject
bodhisattva
Techniques
lacquered, painted, carved

People

Acquired From
Iida, Yoshihisa to The British Museum
Depicted
Fugen
Maker
Koyu

Place

Made In
Japan

Time

Acquired In
1988
Made
1687 - 1689, circa
Period/Culture
Genroku Era, circa, ["Jokyo Era", "circa"]

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