From: Tibet

Curatorial Section: Asian

Object Number 51-4-69B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tibetan
Provenience Tibet
Date Made 15th Century - 1935
Section Asian
Materials False Coral | Iron | Wood
Technique Repousee

Sheat of cloth covered wood; single piece iron binding beautifully worked with gold tendrils and holding one large silver stud; retained on obverse between binding is an inset of silver repousee in four panels separated by three immense false corals. Panel and binding of silver repousee at open end.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
Other Number 138 - Other Number

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