Rhinoceros horn libation cup. Bearing ten plaques outside and one inside, carved in relief and representing the Hindu pantheon from a Nepalese temple. Spoon (A1131B) used with it, copper.
Purchased from Alexander Scott
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)
What in the World (02 Nov 1980 - 12 Dec 1980)
[Article] Scott, Alexander. 1914. "The Alexander Scott Collection". The Museum Journal. 5 (2): 55-114. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 66
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 31 No. 9
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