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arm ornament

 
Summary:
E022789 - 6/7/1914, arm ornament, Lhasa, , , Tibet, Asia, Himalayas
Item Name:
arm ornament
Label:
Carved bone arm ornament Ieng-Gye-Gompa Temple, Lhasa, Tibet. Acquired 1914. Believed to be made from human bone.
Keywords:
skeletal
ceremony
Place:
Lhasa
Country:
Tibet
Collection Area:
Asia, Himalayas
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
06/07/1914
Registration Number:
E022789
Associated Stories:
Death: the Last Taboo - Exhibition Text 2003 - Tibetan Sky Burial
Tibetan Sky Burial