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Jikoku-ten, Guardian of the East, one of a set of four Shitenno (Guardian Figures)
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Jikoku-ten, Guardian of the East, one of a set of four Shitenno (Guardian Figures)

Medium:
Wood and polychrome with gilt, crystal-inlaid eyes
Dimensions:
H (overall): 67.3 cm (26 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Buddhism, Kamakura period (1185 - 1333), Japan, Jikoku-ten, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
1185-1333
Period:
Kamakura period
Accession Number:
F1977.19
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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