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Date Of Record Release: 2007-11-02 13:58:51
Title: An Early Seventeenth-Century Tibeto-Mongolian Ceremonial Staff
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Johan Elverskog
One Sentence Summary: A study of a 17th-century Tibeto-Mongolian ceremonial staff.

Description: Creator's Description: This article provides a translation and study of a recently discovered ceremonial staff housed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Based on the identification of two names found in the inscription, Sodnam Ombu Taiji (1587-1625) and the Fourth Dalai Lama (yon tan rgya mtsho, 1589-1617), it situates the piece in the historical context of early seventeenth-century Mongol-Tibetan relations.

Publisher: Tibetan and Himalayan Library
Normalized publisher place: Charlottesville, VA
Publisher country: United States
Publisher URL: http://www.thlib.org/
Published Date: 2007-12-31
URL: http://www.thlib.org/collections/texts/jiats/#jiats=/03/elverskog/
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- THL-Hosted Online Journals -- JIATS -- Issue 3 (December 2007)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Tibet -- JIATS -- Issue 3 (December 2007)
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Temporal coverage: 17th century
Language: English
Source URL: http://www.jiats.org/
Source: Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies
Source Editor: José Cabezón
Source Type: Journal
Source Number: 3
ISBN/ISSN: 1550-6363

Means of availability: online

Access rights: public domain
Format: Online resource
Media type: Text
Resource Type: Article
Digital Encoding: xml
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Date Of Record Creation: 2007-12-16 20:55:58
Date Record Checked: 2005-09-20
Date Last Modified: 2008-11-20 19:12:00
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