Two temple guardians

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1400, AK-RAK-2007-1-B

These guards stand at the entrance to a temple to ward off evil. They are holding a vajra, with which to crush ignorance. Their open and shut mouths represent the first and last letters of the Japanese script: A and N: this symbolises the totality of sounds and letters, of knowledge. Worshippers who…

Two temple guardians

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1400, AK-RAK-2007-1-A

Durga Killing the Buffalo Demon

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1500, figure, AK-RAK-1997-1

Piggy bank

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1500, AK-RAK-1988-18

Jizo Bodhisattva

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1350, hanging scroll, AK-MAK-162

Oil Lamp

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1500, lamp, AK-MAK-269

Aquamanile in the form of a mounted…

anonymous, c. 1220 - c. 1240, figure, BK-16911

Passe-partout van De bodhisattva…

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1350, AK-MAK-162-1

Fragment groene lampas

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1399, lampas (textile material), BK-NM-3695