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... Wooden statue of Senjū Kannon (木造千手観音立像?) (Heian period) (National Treasure) Wooden statues of Nikkō Bosatsu and Gakkō Bosatsu (木造菩薩立像 (伝日光・月光菩薩)?) (Heian period) (Na ...
... temple include a large collection of coloured wooden idols, some of which measure up to 10 feet in height ... Most of the wooden statues are clad in warrior dresses, giving an impression that the entire row of wooden statues were created to remember an incidence of ... Some of the statues look like Muslim soldiers while others look like Maratha soldiers ...
Famous quotes containing the words statues and/or wooden:
“America loves the representation of its heroes to be not just larger than life, but stupendously, awesomely bigger than anything else. If blue whales built statues to each other theyd be smaller then these.”
—Simon Hoggart (b. 1946)
“Whither went the lovely hoyden?
Disappeared in blessed wife;
Servant to a wooden cradle,
Living in a babys life.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)