University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-78
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Tibetan
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1915
Late Date: 1918
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper
Iconography:Birth of the Buddha
Height: 8.57cm
Width: 7cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Copper charm box decorated with scene of the Birth of the Buddha.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 40View Objects cited in this Publication

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