Pita Jambhala

Historical period(s)
18th century
Gilt copper alloy
H: 17.8 cm (7 in)
China or Tibet
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Metalwork, Sculpture


Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhism, China, Jambala, Tibet

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.

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. V-17, 222-223.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
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