A study of Peter Anker's collection of Temple bronzes from Tranquebar

Project: Research

Project Details


The aim of this project is to invite an Indian specialist on South Indian temple bronzes to Denmark to study and date the collection of 24 temple bronzes found and excavated in Tranquebar in 1799. The historic-stylistic analysis of the indian guest researcher will be supplemented by archaeometric analysis carried out by a Danish specialist from the School of Conservation or the National Museum
Effective start/end date01/01/1950 → …