31. A wooden bookcover with traces of gilding
A wooden bookcover with traces of gilding
Tibet, 15th/16th century
A Bumpa, a holy waterpot surrounded by curling foliage in relief on the side are carved decorations, on the reverse parts of the painted decoration are still visible with images of Buddha painted in red, gold and black.
H. 34.1 x W. 86 cm (excluding base)