Bowl with symbols of Lamaism from Wright collection

Made:
1801-1925 in Tibet
maker:
Unknown

Brass bowl with hinged lid and domed base, decorated with silver(?) hosses and turquoises and embossed symbols of Lamaism, Tibetan, 1801-1925, part of Wright collection

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A161311
Materials:
brass, complete, silver, turquoise
Measurements:
base: 130 mm,
type:
bowl
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
credit:
Sothebys
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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