Symbol of Luck

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China
AD 18th century ~ AD 18th century
  • Type
    Sculpture
  • Materials
    Gilt metal, enamel.
  • Measurements
    Width D max 9 cm Height 33 cm
  • Creator name
    unknown
  • Creator date
    probably 18th C
  • Where it was made
    China; Imperial workshops
  • Time period
    AD 18th century ~ AD 18th century
  • Creation date
    18th Century; 1736 - 1795 (probably in the Qianlong era)
  • Function
    Altar adornment for Tibetan-Buddhist worship.
  • Acquisition
    Gift from Henry and Emma Budge. See our Chinese laquer box, Inv. Nr. 23.68:70, for Details about the Budges.
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