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Niche 192, Beishan Rock Carvings (北山石刻) Anderl, Christoph


This niche is located in Beishan Rock Carvings (北山石刻), Fowan (佛灣), Dazu (大足) District, Chongqing. It contains two sets of images. The upper part of the central wall depicts a seated bodhisattva flanked by two standing figures. The bodhisattva’s head is damaged. Portions remain of circular body and head halos . The two standings figures’ upper bodies are lost. Besides, seven small standing images are placed in the lower part of the central wall. They are severely eroded. Metadata created by: Sau Ling Wendy Yu.

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