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The Eleventh Panchen Lama

Inscription

On obverse, on lowest margin, in Tibetan, a long inscription - to be read. On reverse of upper dowel, in Tibetan, a shorter inscription.

Provenance

By 1950, Roland Koscherak, Flushing, NY; 1950, sold by Koscherak to the MFA for $75. (Accession Date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group

Tibetan, 18th century

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

50.3593

Medium or Technique

Distemper on cotton, mounted with silk brocades

Collections

Asia

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Paintings