Buddhist head by Siamese

This small example of a Buddhist head is carved in limestone of considerable hardness and the surface is weathered.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Blue limestone Dimensions: 10 cm
Art Fund grant:
£26 ( Total: £26)
Acquired in:
1943

It shows clearly the stylistic type of the Mon school.

Provenance

From the Le May collection, sold at auction

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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