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Altar Lamp Stand

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Object Number:A1169A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nepalese (uncertain)
Hindu (uncertain)
Provenience: Nepal
Date Made: 15th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1899
Dancing Girls
Naga (Snake)
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914


Brass altar lamp stand. Vishnu playing flute and two dancing girls. Naga halo.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Article] Scott, Alexander. 1914. "The Alexander Scott Collection". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. V. no. 2. pg. 55-114 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 50View 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. 44 No. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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