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Temple Bell

Vajra Bell

Native NameGhanta
Object Number:A1281
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nepalese
Buddhist
Provenience: Nepal
Section:Asian
Materials:Metal
Inscription Language:Tibetan Language
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:GETZ 199 - Other Number

Description

Temple bell. Handle in the form of a human head crowned with a half vajra.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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