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Tanka of Hayagriíãva

Tanka of Hayagriíãva

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Date: circa 1900-circa 1950
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Abstract:
A Tibetan watercolor painting on cotton with embroidery that depicts Hayagrīva surrounded by thirty-six figures. The painting is mounted on brocade that depicts dragons. Inscriptions in Tibetan on verso. The tanka includes a silk cover and ribbons.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 74 x 52 cm. bordered with brocade 152 x 102 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 37 (Art)
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563725
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