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Phurpa

Native NamePhurpa
Object Number:A1149
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Section:Asian
Materials:Iron
Iconography:Vajra
Heads
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914

Description

Wrought iron phurpa, magic dagger. Tall. Vajra handle. 3 heads at the top.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania, Office of the President. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 32 No. 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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