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1550–1600 • Cast bronze venice Bronze door-knocker in the form of a naked figure of Neptune standing on a shell between two sea-horses with dolphin-like tails covered in acanthus leaves and curving upwards to meet the head of the god; their tails support a crowned shield with the three fleurs-de-lis of France differenced by a bend.
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1550–1600 • Cast bronze venice Bronze door-knocker in the form of a naked figure of Neptune standing on a shell between two sea-horses with dolphin-like tails covered in acanthus leaves and curving upwards to meet the head of the god; their tails support a crowned shield with the three fleurs-de-lis of France differenced by a bend.

1550–1600 • Cast bronze  venice Bronze door-knocker in the form of a naked figure of Neptune standing on a shell between two sea-horses with dolphin-like tails covered in acanthus leaves and curving upwards to meet the head of the god; their tails support a crowned shield with the three fleurs-de-lis of France differenced by a bend.

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One shows Neptune with two seahorses and a shield of arms. The other is one of two designed for the massive doors of the Palazzo Martinengo Dobblo in Brescia. It is made up of two bound satyrs on dolphins, supporting a shield with the initials ‘G.

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Drinking vessel holding in the form of a lion rampant, a scraper. A so-called 'Gerber lion'. Goldsmith George Lotter, Augsburg. Silver-plated, cast, driven, engraved, chased. Around 1600's.
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Drinking vessel holding in the form of a lion rampant, a scraper. A so-called 'Gerber lion'. Goldsmith George Lotter, Augsburg. Silver-plated, cast, driven, engraved, chased. Around 1600's.

Drinking vessel holding in the form of a lion rampant, a scraper. A so-called 'Gerber lion'. Goldsmith George Lotter, Augsburg. Silver-plated, cast, driven, engraved, chased. Around 1600's.
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metmuseum: 내일 오후 뮤지엄에서 “황금의 나라:신라” 특별전 가족 프로그램에 함께하세요!
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Silla: Korea's Golden Kingdom - Exhibition Catalogues - Books & Media - The Met Store

Korea, Silla kingdom, second half of century. Excavated from the north mound of Hwangnam Daechong Tomb.

in now on view in Silla: Korea's Golden Kingdom—this breathtaking gilt-bronze sculpture of a bodhisattva may never be seen in New York again.

Purchase richly illustrated exhibition catalogues at The Met Store that reference art in the Museum's collection.

metmuseum: 내일 오후 뮤지엄에서 “황금의 나라:신라” 특별전 가족 프로그램에 함께하세요!

metmuseum: 내일 오후 뮤지엄에서 “황금의 나라:신라” 특별전 가족 프로그램에 함께하세요!
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The listening device ww II

No (significant) electronics and a lot of mechanican equipment, acoustic listening devices are fascinating

Bradford Private Detectives investigators are able to install an electronic listening device in your home, garage, yard, a storage unit or a boat in order to protect it from potential intruders.

Listen before radar. Like something out of the movie Brasil!

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Seated Buddha, Three Kingdoms period, Baekje kingdom (18 B.C.–660 A.D.), second-half of the sixth century A.D. From temple site of Gunsu-ri, Buyo, South Chungchong Province Soapstone, H. 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm) The National Museum of Korea, Seoul National Treasure no. 329
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“Many Korean monks traveled not only to China but also to India to learn the various teachings of the Buddha.

Seated Buddha, Three Kingdoms period, Baekje kingdom (18 B.C.–660 A.D.), second-half of the sixth century A.D. From temple site of Gunsu-ri, Buyo, South Chungchong Province Soapstone, H. 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm) The National Museum of Korea, Seoul National Treasure no. 329

Seated Buddha, Three Kingdoms period, Baekje kingdom (18 B.C.–660 A.D.), second-half of the sixth century A.D. From temple site of Gunsu-ri, Buyo, South Chungchong Province Soapstone, H. 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm) The National Museum of Korea, Seoul National Treasure no. 329
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Vairocana Buddha Unified Silla, Late 8th C. / H. 12.0㎝ Vairocana Buddha is the guardian of the Buddhist sutras, which represent the ultimate truth in Buddhism, and is regarded as the main Buddha of the Avatamska Sutra. Unlike the sattva-style Vairocana Buddhas found in China and Japan, this Vairocana Buddha was made in the tathagata-type in Korea. In Korea, statues of Vairocana Buddha were first sculpted in the late 8th century during the Unified Silla Period, and they have been made ever since
Vairocana Buddha Unified Silla, Late 8th C. / H. 12.0㎝  Vairocana Buddha is the guardian of the Buddhist sutras, which represent the ultimate truth in Buddhism, and is regarded as the main Buddha of the Avatamska Sutra. Unlike the sattva-style Vairocana Buddhas found in China and Japan, this Vairocana Buddha was made in the tathagata-type in Korea. In Korea, statues of Vairocana Buddha were first sculpted in the late 8th century during the Unified Silla Period, and they have been made ever…
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NECKLACE MASK JEWELRY AMULET PASSPORT FACE BRONZE LOST WAX PENDANT GHANA ETHNIX
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Pensive Bodhisattva [Korea] (2003.222) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Buddha, probably Amitabha (Korean: Amita). Korea, Silla kingdom, ca. 706. From the pagoda at Hwangboksa Temple site. Gold; H. 4 3/4 in. (12.2 cm) | © National Museum of Korea, National Treasure 79

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Pensive Bodhisattva, mid-7th century. Korea. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Walter and Leonore Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2003 (2003.222) | In Korea, images of the pensive bodhisattva type emerged as an important Buddhist icon during the sixth and seventh centuries, particularly in the kingdoms of Baekje and Silla. This seated figure is among the best preserved and most spectacular. #OneMetManyWorlds

This Korean Buddhist sculpture was built during the Three Kingdoms. This particular sculpture represents Maitreya, bodhisattva of the future. The deity was an important Buddhist icon to the Three Kingdoms.

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