Reliquary, Reportedly from Subashi, China, Ōtani collection, 6th-7th century
Asian Gallery (Toyokan) Room 3
August 18, 2020 (Tue) - September 27, 2020 (Sun)
This part introduces art of the Western Regions (Central Asia) from about the 1st to the 10th century, with a focus on Buddhist art. The highlight of this part is the rich variety of works with high artistic and historical significance.
|Highlight||Reliquary||Reportedly from Subashi, China, Ōtani collection||6th-7th century||TC-557|
|Head of a Buddha||Khotan, China, Ōtani collection||3rd-4th century||TC-456|
|Highlight||Musicians||Cave 33, Bezeklik Caves, China, Ōtani collection||Gaochang Uighur period, 10th-11th century||TC-554|
|Highlight||Winged Figure||Miran, China, Ōtani collection||3rd-4th century||TC-556|