Enlarge Image

Yongle Period Metalwork

  • click on the image to enlarge | click on the Expand icon upper left to enlarge further
    click Esc to close and return to this page

Fig 1.
Yongle Buddha in the British Museum

Shakyamuni Buddha
Gilt copper alloy with gilt copper throne and torana
Yongle mark and period (1403-1424)
59 cm
British Museum
Photograph ┬ęTrustees of the British Museum