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Object Number:
A1443
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience:
Tibet
Date Made:
19th Century
Early Date:
1800
Late Date:
1899
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Gold
Wood
Pigment
Technique:
Painted
Iconography:
Seated Buddha
Description:
Wooden book cover. Carved frieze containing three seated buddhas. Painted in red and gold.
Credit Line:
Purchased from George Lagai, Kny-Sheerer & Company
Other Number:
GETZ 144   -   Other Number
11   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)
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Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)
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Bibliography:

[Article] Bishop, Charles W. 1914. Tibetan Sacred Art. The Museum Journal. Volume V (No. 4): 189-205. : Page/Fig./Plate: 189-205
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[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg.14 No. 2
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