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Asian Art

Buddhist Goddess Tara

18th century

Wood with gilt and lacquer

5 1/4 × 3 1/16 × 1 9/16 in. (13.4 × 7.8 × 4 cm)
Gift of Jai K. Chandrasekhar, B.A. 1987, J.D. 1997
2007.145.8
Geography: 
Geography Nepal
Culture: 
Nepalese
Period: 
Katmanda, Bhaktapur and Patan Kingdoms (1484 - 1768) - Shah or U
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Peaceful Wind, Santa Fe; purchased by Jai K. Chandrasekhar, New York., 1999; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2007

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.