University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:A1113
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Tibetan Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Iconography:Vajra
Saint Nigopo Jeatchun, Rdorje achlang
Vajradhara
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:4 - Other Number
GETZ 193 - Other Number

Description

Statuette of yogi. Saint Ningpo Jeatchun, Dorje Chang. Brass figure with arm raised to throw a vajra. Sanskrit calls him Vajradhara. May be Tsangnyon heruka.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) 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: Fig. 35View 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. 40 No. 55View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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