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Front  Painted mandala with Avalokitesvara seated in the middle, bordered  by a frame decorated with vajras (thunderbolts). The outer band of the mandala shows deities within their individual haloes. Ink and colours on silk.

Front Painted mandala with Avalokitesvara seated in the middle, bordered by a frame decorated with vajras (thunderbolts). The outer band of the mandala shows deities within their individual haloes.

British Museum - Image gallery: 紡織品 / textile

British Museum - Image gallery: 紡織品 / textile

Tang dynasty, China, 618-907, 8th century, earthenware with black glaze, H. 12 in. (30.5 cm) Vase

Vase Tang dynasty century China Earthenware with black glaze

Stein 144. Painted in ink and colours on paper. Stitched together from Stein 1 Project detail images: AN00000180, AN00000309

Stein Painted in ink and colours on paper. Stitched together from Stein 1 Project detail images:

Front  Painted banner, complete headpiece and streamers, showing flying ducks with branches in their beaks.   Silver on silk.

Front Painted banner, complete headpiece and streamers, showing flying ducks with branches in their beaks.

Front  Painted fragment with four scenes from the Life of the Buddha showing Sakyamuni and the Five Companions. Inscribed cartouches on alternate sides of the scenes. Ink and colours on silk.

Front Painted fragment with four scenes from the Life of the Buddha showing Sakyamuni and the Five Companions. Inscribed cartouches on alternate sides of the scenes. Ink and colours on silk.

Arrow-head, conical in shape and with a long thin tang projecting from the centre of the base. Made of bronze.

Image gallery: arrow-head / 矢

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