string(24) "edanmdm:fsg_FSC-M-101a-b" Offering Lamp (large) - National Museum of Asian Art

Offering Lamp (large)

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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    late 19th-early 20th century
  • Geography

    Lhasa and Shigatse, Central, Tibet
  • Material

    Silver and gilt copper
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 53.3 x 25.4 cm (21 x 10 in)
  • Accession Number

    FSC-M-101a-b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_FSC-M-101a-b

Object Details

  • Provenance

    From at least 2009 to 2019
    Alice S. Kandell, New York, NY [1]
    From 2019
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Alice S. Kandell [2]
    Notes:
    [1] This object was owned by Alice S. Kandell by at least 2009, when she loaned it to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington, DC. It was also published in Marylin M. Rhie and Robert A.F. Thurman, A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection (New York: Tibet House, 2009).
    [2] The object was formally accessioned into the Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection on December 11, 2019. See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Exhibition History

    The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room (March 12, 2022 - ongoing)
    Encountering the Buddha: Art and Practice Across Asia (October 14, 2017 to February 6, 2022)
    Doorway to an Enlightened World: The Tibetan Shrine from the Alice S. Kandell Collection (March 19 to November 27, 2016)
    The Tibetan Shrine from the Alice S. Kandell Collection (March 13, 2010 to November 27, 2016)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Alice S. Kandell
  • Origin

    Lhasa and Shigatse, Central, Tibet
  • Credit Line

    The Alice S. Kandell Collection
  • Type

    Furniture and Furnishing
  • On View

    Sackler Gallery 26a: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room
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