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Statuette

Object Number:A1113
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Buddhist
Provenience: Tibet
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Iconography:Tsangnyon heruka
Vajra
Inscription Language:Tibetan Language
Height: 15 cm
Length: 10.1 cm
Width: 6.98 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:4 - Other Number
GETZ 193 - Other Number

Description

Statuette of yogi, Tsangnyon heruka. Brass figure with arm raised to throw a vajra.

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. The University 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, Office of the President. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 40 No. 55View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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