Buddhist ceremonial dagger (called a pur-ba)

Made:
1801-1900 in Tibet
maker:
Unknown

Hollow brass buddhist ceremonial dagger, called a pur-ba, Tibetan, 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A9178
Materials:
complete, copper
type:
dagger - weapon
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • weapons and ammunition
  • weapon
  • edged weapon
credit:
Sotheby's

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