About this object

Described as a holder for tying goat's hair to paintbrushes. A piece of bamboo hollowed out in the centre. One small section has been left as a small stake, to tie the brush to.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date made
    Before 1939
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of H. G. Beasley
  • Collector
    Harry Geoffrey Beasley
  • Place collected
    Not recorded
  • Date collected
    Before 1939
  • Measurements
    92 mm x 26 mm
  • Note
    The Tibetan name for the holder is noted as "Pir zo ches ki chalak"
  • Related people
    Harry Geoffrey Beasley (Collector); Irene Beasley (Previous owner)

Where is this object from?


Previous owners

  • Irene Beasley

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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