Museum-quality collection of 16th thru 20th century hand-painted Tibetan chests of wood, hand-tooled leather and metal work — of great cultural significance — on display. Plus, hand-woven rugs by InnerAsia Rugs for sale. Brief talk by Dartmouth anthropology faculty member Sienna Craig on "The impact of Engagement in the Crafts to Rekindle Cultural Heritage" followed by a tour and explanation of how the boxes made their tumultuous trek from Tibet to America by Dartmouth College alumnus Kesang Tashi, Class of 1970. 2nd floor of the lovely, E. Thetford, Pompanoosuc Mills showroom space. Please do join us.
Exhibit of Treasure Chests from Tibet, Rugs, Talk by Dartmouth Anthropology Faculty, Sienna Radha Craig
Ended March 29