University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 51-4-51
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 17th Century - 18th Century
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Wood
Gilt
Technique:Gilt
Iconography:Arhat
Chair
Tiger
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
Other Number213 - Other Number

Description

Gilt brass statuette of an arhat. Superior workmanship; old. Very thin sheet brass, gilded. Wooden base. Seated on chair in Western attitude with tiger by side.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1953 - 31 Dec 1953)View Objects in Exhibition

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[Book] 1953. What in the World.View Objects cited in this Publication

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