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Bronze offering bowl. The object is made up of three separate parts firstly the Bowl, secondly the bowl lid and thirdly a stand which the first two parts sit atop of.

The base has a triangular bottom which tapers up to three heads which support the lower rounded base of the bowl.

Details

stand; votive container
19.10.53/1.3
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  stand; votive container

Place
Tibet, China, East Asia, Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Tibet 

Materials & techniques
bronze
Additional material & technique information
material: bronze (overall)
Measurements
overall: 208 mm x 228.6 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 208 mm x 228.6 mm

Provenance
donor:  Paddison, E. L., Lady  Undefined - 1953-10-19


Related objects
part of votive container (19.10.53/1)
Related subjects
object name: votive containers

Record created 2017-03-15 by TWHITBREAD
Record last updated 2017-04-07 by XGVIEWS

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