Exhibitions/ Art Object

Model of a Stupa

Period:
Thakuri-Malla periods
Date:
10th–14th century
Culture:
Nepal (Kathmandu Valley)
Medium:
Copper alloy with traces of gilt
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm); W. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Seymour Fund, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.67
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 252
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