Dakini (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

17th century
gilded copper alloy, gemstones, traces of paint
Central Tibet
Overall: 17 × 9 3/4 × 6 in. (43.18 × 24.77 × 15.24 cm)
Berthe and John Ford Collection, Arthur and Margaret Glasgow Fund
John C. Huntington and Dina Bangdel, The Circle of Bliss Buddhist Meditational Art exhibition catalogue (Columbus, OH: Columbus Museum of Art in asso. with Serindia Publications, Chicago, 2002) p. 388, cat. no. 117, color ill. p. 389.

P. Pal, Indo-Asian Art from the John Gilmore Ford Collection, The Walters, 1971, no. 73
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