Seated Buddha: Arakan

84-194-25_ps5Features:

Medium: Gilt bronze
Date: 18th century
Period: Arakan period, Burma
Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.1 x 9.5 cm)

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CAPTION Seated Buddha, 18th century. Gilt bronze, 6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.1 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Harvey Lederman, 84.194.25. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.194.25_PS5.jpg)

Arakan Kingdom

The modern day Rakhine State occupies the northern coastline of Myanmar up to the border with Bangladesh and corresponds to the historical Kingdom of Arakan.

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