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Guanyin
  • China
  • Guanyin, Northern Qi dynasty (550–577)
  • Where object was made: China
  • sandstone
  • Object Height: 72.1 cm
    Object Height: 28 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Elizabeth M. Watkins Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1962.0004
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Standing bodhisattva, Guanyin, the goddess of mercy. She is wearing a long, decorated robe. She is carrying a small, handled object in her proper left hand. She is wearing jewelry. Her hair is pulled on top of her head.