Box (gau) (for a man), with fabric case

Historical period(s)
late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Silver, copper, brass, gilt copper, and turquoise insets and fabric
Dimensions
H x W: 17.8 x 12.7 x 8 cm (7 x 5 x 3 1/8 in)
Geography
Central Tibet
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2018.45a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Metalwork
Type

Box

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. VII-1, 254-255.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

(not entered)