Vaishravana on a Snow Lion

Historical period(s)
19th century
Medium
Gilt copper; inset jewels and pigments all lost; sealed with copper base plate engraved with double vajra; contents inside
Dimensions
H x W: 19.1 x 17.8 x 5.5 cm (7 1/2 x 7 x 2 3/16 in)
Geography
Eastern Tibet (Amdo) or Mongolia
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.34
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, lion, Mongolia, Tibet, Vaisravana
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. V-16, 222.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

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