Purba Ritual Stake

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Wood with gilt and pigments
  • Dimension

    H x W: 27.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm (11 x 2 x 2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    To 2018
    Alice S. Kandell, New York, New York [1]
    From 2018
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Alice S. Kandell, New York, New York
    [1] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Arthur M. Sackler Collection
  • Exhibition History

    The Tibetan Shrine from the Alice S. Kandell Collection (March 13, 2010 to November 27, 2016)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Alice S. Kandell
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    The Alice S. Kandell Collection
  • Type

    Ceremonial Object
  • Restrictions and Rights

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