Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Kalachakra (Buddhist Deity) - (4 faces, 24 hands)

དུས་འཁོར། ནང་ལྷ། 时轮(佛教)
(item no. 75068)
Origin Location China
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Size 38cm (14.96in) high
Material Metal
Collection The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art
Catalogue # 85.04.0121; Formerly Sven Hedin Collections, National Museum of Ethnography, Sweden, and Vincent Bendix Collections, Chicago; probably purchased by Jacques Marchais at auction at Parke-Bernet Galleries, October 6, 1945.
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Semi-Peaceful

Gender: Male

TBRC: bdr:W22306

Interpretation / Description

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