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Title: Image Casting in Oku Bahal
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Ian Alsop
Jill Charlton
One Sentence Summary: This article traces the history of image casting in Nepal and its survival to the present.

Description: This article traces the history of image casting in Nepal and its survival to the present. The article describes the 'oku Bahal' which is one of the centers of image casting in Patan where communities of artists live. It discusses the creators, who are Shakyas, and their creations. It includes 8 leaves of plates. (Rajeev Ranjan Singh 2006-08-12)

Publisher Place: Kirtipur, Nepal
Publisher: Center for Nepal and Asian Studies
Normalized publisher place: Kathmandu
Publisher country: Nepal
Publisher URL: http://www.cnastu.org.np/
Published Date: 1973-12
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/contributions/CNAS_01_01_02.pdf
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Nepal -- Contributions to Nepalese Studies -- (1973) Vol. 1, no. 1
Cultural Coverage: Nepal
Language: English
Source: Contributions to Nepalese Studies
Source Editor: Prayag Raj Sharma
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 1
Source Number: 1
Source Page Numbers: 22-49
ISBN/ISSN: 3767574

Means of availability: Available online as a PDF within the Tibetan & Himalayan Library's bibliographic database.

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Resource Type: Article
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Date Last Modified: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
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