Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Karmapa 9, Wangchug Dorje

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 65099)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Kagyu, Karma (Kagyu) and Buddhist
Size 19.05cm (7.50in) high
Material Metal, Mercuric Gild
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc. #C2002.15.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male

TBRC: bdr:P889

Interpretation / Description

Kar ma pa Biographical Details

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