15 in. x 11 1/2 in. x 10 7/8 in. (38.1 cm x 29.21 cm x 27.62 cm)
Currently on view
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Gabrych,
( - December 20, 2006)
San Diego Museum of Art,
San Diego, California
(December 20, 2006 - )
04/14/2017 Diana Chou Bon is commonly considered to be the indigenous religious tradition of Tibet, a system of shamanistic and animistic practices performed by priests. This crown, adorned with five fearsome skulls, was worn by a Bon oracle during ceremonies in which he or she would go into a trance, receiving messages from otherworldly spirits.
Last Updated: 4/14/2017
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
Arts of South and Southeast Asia
The San Diego Museum of Art
, 1/20/2017 - 00/00/00
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