User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Ritual bell (gantha) with a vajra handle

Start collecting

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1977.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Javanese, about 10th century A.D.

Object Place

Central Java, Indonesia

Dimensions

21 x 8 cm (8 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.748

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects