Kashyapa

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:
Made in Shaanxi Province, China, Asia

Date:
618-907

Medium:
Marble

Dimensions:
21 5/8 x 7 3/16 inches (55 x 18.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1927-20-11

Credit Line:
Purchased with Museum and Subscription Funds, 1927

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Kashyapa was one of the principle disciples of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni. After Shakyamuni's death, Kashyapa became the leader of his disciples.