Model of elephant carrying sacred alms bowl of Buddha

maker:
Unknown

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Model of elephant carrying sacred alms bowl of Buddha, porcelain, Chinese

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Science Museum: Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries

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Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A659177
Measurements:
Lid: 150 mm x 115 mm x 115 mm,
Elephant: 360 mm x 350 mm x 185 mm,
type:
alms bowls, religion (buddhism), representation
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust

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