Wooden Prayer Wheel

Unknown Tibetan, Tibetan


not dated

Wood and bone

Overall: 1 7/8 × 8 7/8 in. (4.7 × 22.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly



Place Made: Himalayan Region, Tibet, Asia


19th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area


Not on view

Course History

REL 40, AMES 42, Visual Culture of Tibet and the Himalayas, Nancy Lin, Summer 2012


Collected by Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly (1851-1927), West Newton, Massachusetts, early 1900's; given to the present collection, 1922.

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