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Rosary Box

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Artist Unknown (Tibet)

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Repoussé silver, ebony beads, and bronze
Size: 4 3/16 x 4 7/16 in. (10.64 x 11.27 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Tibet
Culture: Asia, Tibet
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Sticker dealer's sticker, on bottom
Physical Description: silver round box with hinged lid and latch closure; decorated with primarily floral repoussé designs; carved linear decorations on bottom and on latch; small turquoise stone in center of lid
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Asian Art Council
Accession Number: 98.119.2.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009