Handle for Kartika knife from Dakini statue

Made:
1601-1800

Half vajra handle for Kartika knife, held by statue of Vajrayana Buddhist Dakini spirit, Tibet, China, 1601-1800

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A8715/2/2
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy) and gold plated (gilded)
type:
statue
credit:
Glendining