Dharmapala Yamaraja and Chamunda

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, mid 18th century
Medium
Gilt copper; turquoise insets (most original); remains of pigments; base and contents lost
Dimensions
H x W x D: 36 × 25.5 × 13 cm (14 3/16 × 10 1/16 × 5 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2013.23a-e
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhism, casting, China, Dharmapala, donkey, gilding, inlay, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), repousse
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. V-14a, b, 218-219.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum