Dharmapala Thangka CentreTibetan Antiques

Traditional Tibetan Medicine

Doctors equipment

 First leather bag with spoon Second fabric bag with spoon Front and back of the first metal bowl Front and back of the second metal bowl Textile bag with 16 pockets Detail of textile  bag with labeled pockets


These seven objects belonged to the equipment of a doctor in historical Tibet.

In detail:

  1. Textile hanging bag with 16 labeled pockets - 15.2 x 4.8 " | 38 x 12 cm
  2. Two pouches - 6.2 and 5.8 " | 15.5 and 12 cm
  3. Two metal scoops - 5.6 x 4.4 " | 10.5 and 11 cm
  4. Two metal bowls - 3.6 x 3.0 and 3.2 x 1.4 " | 9.0 x 7.5 und 8.0 x 3.5 cm

One pouch is made of sheepskin and the second pouch is made of fabric material.

Includes original two brass scoops ands two copper medicine bowls.

The sixteen pockets of the bag contained various medicinal substances with which the doctor prepared remedies for his patients. Each pocket contains a corresponding label of the remedy.

In addition, there is a leather pouch made of sheepskin and one made of textile. To each pouch belongs a metal spoon with which the remedies were mixed.

For this purpose, two copper bowls were used to mix the remedies with the spoons.

Price: 299 $ | 290 €
Shipment: Parcel Service from Germany
Material: Leather, fabric, copper
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