Pacific University Archives

"Calling the Earth to Witness" Buddha statue Edit

Summary

Identifier
MUS 993
Content Description
Statue of Buddha to worship. This statue depicts the common Buddha posture known as Calling the Earth to Witness, where the Buddha is seated with the left hand placed in the lap facing upwards and the right hand resting on the ground. It is known as the moment of enlightenment for the Buddha. Made of wood and gilt.
Access Restrictions?
No
Use Restrictions?
No
Use Restrictions Note
Copyright not evaluated

Dates

  • 1500-1950 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 items (Whole)