Buddha Figure

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1933

GUSN

GUSN-8040

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

Descriptive Terms

figurines
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
tin (metal)
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
lotus (motif)
religions (concept)
Iron
Bronze
Slip Cast
Tin
Lotus
Religion
Fleur-de-Lis
FIGURINE

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

People and Organizations

Buddha

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.25 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.347