Indian and Himalayan Art
Kubera, God of WealthMade in Tibet, Asia
Artist/maker unknown, Tibetan
Copper alloy with mercury gilding
Currently not on view
1961-177-7Gift of Natacha Rambova, 1961
LabelGod of Wealth and a Dharmapala (defender of the Law), Kuvera sits in the royal ease posture on a lotus. He carries a lemon in one hand, and a mongoose that is spitting money in the other.