About this object

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Southern Asia: India: Sikkim: Gangtok
  • Date made
    1921 - 1928
  • Materials
    Wood; Pigment
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of Frederick Marshman and Irma Bailey (Gift)
  • Collector
    Irma Bailey
  • Place collected
    Asia: Southern Asia: India: Sikkim: Gangtok
  • Date collected
    1921 - 1928
  • Measurements
    23 mm x 100 mm
  • Note
    In 1972, Irma Bailey offered a number of objects to the museum, including a group of tools and pigments used by Lharipa. Mrs Bailey noted in her inventory for the museum, "With these are 8 little sticks used by Tibetan "Lharipas" for mixing their paints. These were used by my personal "Lharipa". This particular tool was given in May 1973 and added to the 1972 group.
  • Related people
    Frederick Marshman Bailey (Previous owner); Irma Bailey (Collector)

Where is this object from?


Previous owners

  • Frederick Marshman Bailey

    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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