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thang-kha

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1898,0622,0.23

  • Description

    Painted textile, 'thang-ka'. Religious subject with the wheel of life.

  • Date

    • 19thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 137 centimetres (Painting only)
    • Width: 112 centimetres (Painting only)
    • Height: 189 centimetres (Hanging dimension, including the cord)
    • Width: 135 centimetres (Hanging dimension)
  • Bibliography

    • Pemberton 2002 page 11. bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2011 Sept – 2012 Feb, ‘Grayson Perry: The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman’, BM Galleries, G35

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1898

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    1898,0622,0.23

Thang-ka. General subject - religious. Wheel of life. Painted on textile.

Thang-ka. General subject - religious. Wheel of life. Painted on textile.

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