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Buddha Figure

1949.347 (RS119467)

Description

Cast iron covered with tin. Figure seated on lotus leaf platform; bulbous neck ring. High domed stepped base. Dome covered with raised leafy vein design. Base decorated with inverted fleur-de-lis.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
tin (metal)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bronze
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
FIGURINE
figurines
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Iron
iron (metal)
Lotus
lotus (motif)
Religion
religions (concept)
Slip Cast
Tin
tin (metal)
People and organizations
Buddha
Dimensions
11.25 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.347
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8040

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