University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:A1132B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nepalese
Buddhist
Provenience: Nepal
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 19th Century
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper Alloy
Brass
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:GETZ 203 - Other Number

Description

Round base resting on a square plinth for a stupa (Chorten). The base is modern and not correct to formula according to the Lama Dousand Up.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) 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: Pg. 106View 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. 32 No. 22View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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