18th century (made)


Length: 57 cm, Width: 12 cm

IM.318-1920 SSEA

Title page for volume GA, part 1, of the Tantra. Composed of thick oblong paper, painted black with gold lettering and with three paintings in gouache and gold. The three paintings are of Rig 'dzin rtse dbang nor bu, Padmasambhava attended by his two woves and the Buddha.

This is the title page from volume GA of the Tantra section of the Buddhist canonical scripture (Kangyur) associated with the Nyingma or 'Old Order' of Tibetan Buddhism.

Formerly in the collection of Lt.Col.L.A.Waddell.

Location: In Storage

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