Set of the Eight Auspicious Emblems: the Dharma wheel, the parasol, the endless knot, the conch, the vase, the pair of fish, the victory standard, and the lotus

Historical period(s)
late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Heavily gilded copper repoussé
Dimensions
H x W: 20.3 x 7.6 cm (8 x 3 in)
Geography
Central Tibet, Lhasa
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.37.1a-b-8a-b
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Ceremonial Object, Metalwork
Type

Altar garniture

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhism, 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. VI-6b, 238-239.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

(not entered)