Fragment of a Japanese Bodhisattva Head

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 02 December 2018

This fragment of a wooden bodhisattva head comes from Japan and was made during the Kamakura Period during the 13th century CE. (Museum Rietberg, Zürich).


About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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APA Style

Wiener, J. B. (2018, December 02). Fragment of a Japanese Bodhisattva Head. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9637/

Chicago Style

Wiener, James B. "Fragment of a Japanese Bodhisattva Head." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 02, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9637/.

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Wiener, James B. "Fragment of a Japanese Bodhisattva Head." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 Dec 2018. Web. 24 Apr 2019.

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