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Buddhist Ritual Implement In The Shape Of A Dragon

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1989 from Spink and Son Ltd., London

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds from the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and donated anonymously

Tibeto-Chinese, Buddhist, early 15th century

Object Place

China, for a Tibetan Buddhist temple

Accession Number

1989.108

Medium or Technique

Iron with gold and silver overlay

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects