A seated Bodhisattva on an oblong lotus base with beaded borders, wearing an elaborately decorated robe with jewelry and crown. Holding a vajra ritual scepter in raised PR hand and a ghanta ritual bell in lowered PL hand.

Vajrasattva (Diamond-Being)

Nepal

17th/18th century

  • Titles Vajrasattva (Diamond-Being) (Descriptive)
  • Medium bronze
  • Credit Line Gift of Dr. Thomas A. Gaskin in memory of Colonel Robert Bartelt and in honor of General Tienchai, 2006.293
  • Object Name sculpture
  • Classification Sculpture