"Sculptures from India and Gandhara"
Asian Gallery (Toyokan) Room 3 January 2, 2017 (Mon) - June 25, 2017 (Sun)
Seated Bodhisattva, Pala dynasty, 9th-10th century
This part mainly features Buddhist statues from Gandhara (northwestern Pakistan) and Mathura (northern, central India) from the 2nd to the 5th century. The wide variety of sculptures on display is a notable feature.
Current exhibit includes:
Seated Buddha, Kushan dynasty, 2nd - 3rd century
Worshipping of the Bowl and Cross-legged Bodhisattvas, 3rd - 4th century (Gift of Ms. Yano Tsuruko)
Preaching Buddha, Kushan dynasty, 3rd century
Seated Bodhisattva, Pala dynasty, 9th - 10th century