University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameThangka
Object Number: 51-4-128
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Textile
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Sakyamuni Buddha
Thirty-five Buddhas of Confession
Samantabhadra Buddha
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
Other Number28-S - Other Number

Description

Painting. Sakyamuni Buddha with the 35 Buddhas of Confession and Samantabhadra Buddha (naked) below him. Ritually important, but rather undistinguished as a painting. Interesting old textile mounting, badly frayed.


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