University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:A1119
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience: Nepal
Section:Asian
Materials:Gilt
Bronze
Technique:Gilt
Iconography:Avalokitesvara
Inscription Language:Nepalese Language
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:GETZ 148? - Other Number

Description

Statuette of Avalokitesvara. Gilt bronze. One thousand arms. Without halo. Long inscription in Nepalese on back of the base.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition
Southeast Asian Gallery ( Sep 1992 - Jul 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Scott, Alexander. 1914. "The Alexander Scott Collection". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. 5. no. 2. pg. 55-114 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Figure 38View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. pg. 52 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 36 No. 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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