Eight Auspicious Symbols: Dharma Wheel

1962.335.8

About this object

One of the Eight Auspicious Buddhist symbols. Features a dharma wheel within a circular frame fixed to a lotus flower base.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Tibetan
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date made
    20th Century early
  • Materials
    Alloy Copper; Gold
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, World Cultures
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of Hugh E Richardson
  • Collector
    Hugh E Richardson
  • Place collected
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date collected
    1950 before
  • Measurements
    130 mm x 87 mm
  • Related people
    Hugh E Richardson (Collector)

Where is this object from?

Object view = Humanities
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