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Statue Base

Object Number:A1132B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nepalese
Buddhist
Provenience: Nepal
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper Alloy
Brass
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Other Number:Getz 203 - Other Number

Description

Round base resting on a square plinth for a stupa (Chorten). The base is modern and not correct to formula according to the Lama Dousand Up.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916) View Objects in Exhibition
Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 203View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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: Pg. 106View 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. 32, No. 22View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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