The Wish-Granting Bodhisattva Kannon

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The Wish-Granting Bodhisattva Kannon

Sculpture / Kamakura

Kamakura period, 13th century

Painted wood with cut gold leaf and crystal (eyes)

像高 52.2

1軀

Incense wood was considered an ideal material for making Buddhist sculptures, but because it was rare and expensive, some sculptures were simply darkened with pigment to imitate its appearance."

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