Ritual Pitcher (Jiluk)

Historical period(s)
19th-20th century
Medium
Chased silver and gold, with turquoise insets
Dimensions
H x W: 28.6 x 16.5 x 11 cm (11 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 5/16 in)
Geography
Central Tibet, Lhasa
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.39a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Pitcher

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhism, Tibet
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. VI-8, 242-243.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

Undetermined copyright