About this object

A trailing streamer for a damaru. A tefoil-shaped pediment from which hanging to pieces of silk (gold brocade, still faintly showing) in dark blue and golden yellow. Both have small silk tassels at the end.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Textile/Clothing; Music/sound; Religion
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date made
    18th Century
  • Materials
    Textile Silk; Yarn Silk; Yarn Cotton
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of H. G. Beasley
  • Collector
    Harry Geoffrey Beasley
  • Place collected
    Not recorded
  • Date collected
    1939 before
  • Measurements
    650 mm x 77 mm; 25 9/16 in x 3 1/16 in
  • Related people
    Harry Geoffrey Beasley ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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