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Tanka of Dorje Shugden

Tanka of Dorje Shugden

Call Number:
Date: circa 1600-circa 1800
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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 that depicts Dorje Shugden below three lamas and two deities and above three deities, as well as flanked by three smaller figures. Inscriptions in Tibetan on verso. The tanka includes a silk cover and ribbons.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 36.5 x 29.0 cm. bordered with silk brocade 85 x 60 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 24
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563712
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