Mongolia, standing Maitreya

Mongolia, late 17th century, standing buddha of the future Maitreya, by Zanabazar, gilt copper alloy, at Zanabazar Museum

Mongolia, late 17th -early 18th century, standing buddha of the future Maitreya, by Zanabazar, gilt copper alloy, at Zanabazar Museum. Maitreya holds a water pot and wears a stupa on his head.

Mongolia, 17th-18th century, gilt copper alloy and pigment, private collection. Apart from the usual stupa, this one also has a flaming jewel on top of his head

Mongolia, 17th-18th century, gilt copper alloy and pigment, private collection. Apart from the usual stupa, this one also has a flaming jewel on top of his head.

 

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