Gautama buddha shrine

image for Gautama buddha shrine
Previous custodian or owner
Fong Chow
Mr. and Mrs. John Gilmore Ford
Provenance
Fong Chow, New York [1]
To 1993
John and Berthe Ford, Baltimore, MD, to 1993
From 1993
Freer Gallery of Art, given by John and Berthe Ford in 1993
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Note 3 in the object record.
Credit Line
Gift of John and Berthe Ford
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
15th century
Accession Number
F1993.13
Topic
Buddhism
lion
elephant
shrine
Tibet
Gautama Buddha
makara
South Asian and Himalayan Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Tibet
Medium
Terracotta with gold lacquer and paint
Dimensions
H x W x D: 24.5 x 15.4 x 10.2 cm (9 5/8 x 6 1/16 x 4 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Sculpture
Ceramic