Overall: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Gift of Robert H. Ellsworth in honor of Sherman E. Lee 1985.190
A gentle smile crossing the Buddha's face here is a sign of compassion.
While large Buddhist statues were made mostly in stone during the Goryeo period (918–1392), small ones were made in gilt bronze, as a portable object of devotion by traveling Buddhist monks.
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