Historical period(s)
Second half of the 18th to first half of the 19th century
Medium
Gilt bronze; original polychrome base with double vajra; base previously opened and resealed; contents intact
Dimensions
H x W: 10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in)
Geography
China or Tibet
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2018.26
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, China, Tibet, Tsongkhapa
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

Note:

[1] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie, Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. II-14, 125.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
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