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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1964.168
Title
Vajra (Ritual Implement)
Classification
Ritual Implements
Work Type
vajra
Date
17th-18th century
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, Tibet
Culture
Tibetan
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/202538
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gilt bronze
Dimensions
L. 13.3 × W. 4.1 × D. 4.1 cm (5 1/4 × 1 5/8 × 1 5/8 in.)
Provenance
[Fugendō, Tokyo (by 1964)], sold; to Fogg Art Museum.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Anonymous Fund
Accession Year
1964
Object Number
1964.168
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Dharma and Pūnya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, 09/04/2019 - 12/14/2019

Himalayan Art: Art of the Divine Abode, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/22/2022 - 05/08/2022

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