Six-armed Mahakala

citation

Historical period(s)
Second half of the 18th century
Medium
Copper with gilding (pigments refurbished; recently replaced turquoise insets)
Dimensions
H x W: 48.3 x 29.2 cm (19 x 11 1/2 in)
Geography
Mongolia, probably Dolonnor
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2017.40a-k
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Mahakala, Mongolia, skull, snake
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement
Copyright with museum