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The Nine Dra-lha Brothers

Inscription

On reverse, in red ink, in Tibetan script: "Om, ah, hum" at center of deities.

Provenance

Given to the mfa by William Sturgis Bigelow in 1921.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Tibetan, 18th century

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

21.744

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on cotton

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings