Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Miscellaneous

པར་ཤིང་སྣང་བརྙན། སྣ་ཚོགས། 版画 (多种)
(item no. 65338)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Buddhist
Material Metal
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Object/Concept

Interpretation / Description

Vyala, a lion figure, part of a throne back (torana) for a Buddha sculpture.

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Thematic Sets
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Sculpture (Gallery 1)
Exhibition: Bon, The Magic Word (RMA 2007)
Sculpture: Miscellaneous
Sculpture: Repousse Main Page (Hammered Metal)
Subject: Animals Mythical and Real
Subject: Torana Main Page (Arch, Decorative Throne Back)