Pelden Lhamo with Simhavaktra and Makaravaktra

Historical period(s)
Late 18th to early 19th century
Medium
Gilt copper alloy; with pigments; coral and glass? insets; base sealed with copper plate engraved with double vajra; contents within
Dimensions
H x W: 24 x 23 cm (9 7/16 x 9 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.27a-e
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, China, donkey, Lhamo, Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. III-11, 158-159.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

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