Description Where Vajrasattva would hold a vajra (thunderbolt) in front of the chest, this deity holds a flaming wheel. There is a vajra at the top of his head, and the bell, as it usually does, has a vajra handle.
- Desire and Devotion: Art from India, Nepal, and Tibet in the John and Berthe Ford Collection. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara; Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham. 2001-2003.
Provenance William H. Wolf, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; John and Berthe Ford, Baltimore, 1972, by purchase.
Credit Promised gift of John and Berthe Ford
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