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Title

Tibetan metal seal

mid 18th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

Judging from the Jiaojin 【鉸金】technology used to produce this seal, it should belong to an individual with high status. It might have been used on documents or at the back of Tangka.


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Date

mid 18th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

cast iron with Jianjin (incised)鐧金 marks


Dimensions

50.0 x 20.0 (dia) cm


Credit

Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020


Location

Not on display


Accession number

73.2020



Place

Where the work was made
China