Small Buddhist Shrine

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Small Buddhist Shrine

 

 

Name:
Unknown (Artist)
Title:
Small Buddhist Shrine
Format:
decorative arts; metalwork (visual works)
Genre:
Religious art
Place of Origin:
Tibet
Date:
No date (14th century)
Physical Description:
1 ritual object ; shrine: H. 4 x W. 3 3/4 x D. 1 1/2 in. (10 x 9.6 x 3.7 cm), inner platform: H. 4 x W. 2 9/16 x D. 1 1/4 in. (10 x 6.5 x 3.3 cm), figure: H. 2 1/8 x W. 1 1/8 x D. 1 in. (5.2 x 3.1 x 2.5 cm)
Note (Medium/support):
Copper shrine with turquoise ornamentation, bronze gilt Buddha inside with wood platform
Note (Ownership):
Gift of J. G. Phelps Stokes
Library Location:
Art Properties, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
13753041
Digital Project:
Art Properties -- Columbia’s Art Collection Online
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-tvz8-1147