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Reliquary

Stupa

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Native Name:
Chorten
Object Number:
51-4-35
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience:
Tibet
Date Made:
15th Century - 1951
Early Date:
1400
Late Date:
1951
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Brass
Copper
Iconography:
Chorten
Stupa
Description:
Reliquary in shape of chorten (stupa). Brass with copper bottom. This type is the Kadampa style which features a parasol top and thirteen discs atop a bell shaped bottom on a double lotus base.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service
Other Number:
219?   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Himalaya: Land of the Snow Lion (Supplement) (04 Oct 2008 - 12 Apr 2009)
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