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Throne for Buddhist sculptures

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1987 from Spink and Son, Ltd., London

Credit Line

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

Tibetan-Chinese, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Accession Number

1987.623

Medium or Technique

Iron with gold and silver overlay

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects