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Protector Deity Begtse Chen

A work made of gilt copper alloy with traces of orange pigment.
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  • A work made of gilt copper alloy with traces of orange pigment.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Tibet or Mongolia

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Tibeto-Chinese

Title

Protector Deity Begtse Chen

Place

Tibet (Object made in)

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1801–1900

Medium

Gilt copper alloy with traces of orange pigment

Dimensions

14.6 × 12.8 × 4.2 cm (5 3/4 × 5 × 1 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson fund

Reference Number

1924.121

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