Tibet, Chodrag Gyatso

16th century, Tibet,

16th century, Tibet, Chodrag Gyatso, silver with traces of gilding on a gilt metal base, private collection, on Himalayan Art Resources.

The 7th karmapa is depicted with his right hand in the discussion or vitarka mudra while the left hand is doing a similar gesture called chin mudra. His monastic garment is richly incised all over.

Karmapa 7 mudra

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