Tsebum (Kalasha, Vase of Immortality)

Historical period(s)
mid 20th century
Medium
Gilt-copper and silver, with turquoise and coral insets
Dimensions
H x W: 33 x 14 cm (13 x 5 1/2 in)
Geography
Central Tibet, Lhasa
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.38a-e
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Vase

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-7, 241-242.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

(not entered)