Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Begtse Chen (Buddhist Protector)

བེག་ཚེ་ལྕམ་སྲིང། སྲུང་མ། 大红司命 (又名战神)护法
(item no. 65344)
Origin Location Mongolia
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Material Wood
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Begtse Chen Skeleton Palace; back drop for the protector Begtse Chen along with the consort on the the proper right and the son on the left.

Jeff Watt 11-2006

Related Items
Publication: Selection of Works - Sculpture (RMA)

Thematic Sets
Buddhist Protector: Begtse Chen Main Page
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Sculpture (Gallery 1)
Sculpture: Wood & Papier Mache
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Mongolia
Region: Mongolia, Sculpture (Wood)