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ID: 300266153
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300266153

 

Record Type: concept
kīrttimukhas (Hindu religious building fixtures, Indian religious building fixtures, ... Components (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Grotesque animal heads resembling the form of a lion that are used as decorative devices on some Hindu temples. They may appear with horns, pearl festoons, or floral garlands erupting from the mouth.
 
Terms:
kīrttimukhas (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
kīrttimukha (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
kīrtimukha (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kirttimukhas (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kirttimukha (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kirtimukha (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
garāsmukhas (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
garāsmukha (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
garasmukhas (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
喀提穆卡獸首 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
kè tí mù kǎ shòu shǒu (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
ke ti mu ka shou shou (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
k'o t'i mu k'a shou shou (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
kīrttimukha's (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PJ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Components (hierarchy name)
.... Components (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of components (objects parts)
........ components (objects parts) (G)
Hierarchy of <components by specific context>
............ <components by specific context> (G)
Hierarchy of architectural elements
................ architectural elements (G)
Hierarchy of <architectural elements by building type>
.................... <architectural elements by building type> (G)
Hierarchy of religious building fixtures
........................ religious building fixtures (G)
Hierarchy of Indian religious building fixtures
............................ Indian religious building fixtures (G)
Hierarchy of Hindu religious building fixtures
................................ Hindu religious building fixtures (G)
Hierarchy of kīrttimukhas
.................................... kīrttimukhas (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 部份印度教寺廟中的奇形獸首裝飾,獸首形似獅首,可能具獸角、珠串或自口部冒出的花環。 
Dutch ..... Verwijst naar groteske dierkoppen die op leeuwenkoppen lijken en als decoratief element in sommige hindoetempels worden gebruikt. Ze kunnen zijn afgebeeld met horens, parelfestoenen of bloemfestoenen die uit de bek stromen. 

Sources and Contributors:
喀提穆卡獸首............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
garāsmukha............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
garāsmukhas............  [VP]
.......................  Cousens, Medieval Temples of the Dakhan (1985) 83
garasmukhas............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
ke ti mu ka shou shou............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
......................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
kè tí mù kǎ shòu shǒu............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
......................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
kīrtimukha............  [VP]
.......................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) "Indian subcontinent: architecture glossary;" accessed 16 October 2006
kirtimukha............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
kīrttimukha............  [VP]
.......................  Grove Art Online (2008-)
kirttimukha............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
kīrttimukhas............  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Desai and Mason, Gods, Guardians, Lovers (1993)
.......................  Grove Art Online (2008-)
.......................  Jaina Art and Architecture (1974-1975)
kirttimukhas............  [VP]
.......................  Mitter, Indian Art (2001) 64
kīrttimukha's............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
k'o t'i mu k'a shou shou............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.........................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
............  Cousens, Medieval Temples of the Dakhan (1985) 83
............  Desai and Mason, Gods, Guardians, Lovers (1993) 279
............  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) "Indian subcontinent: architecture glossary;" accessed 16 October 2006
............  Jaina Art and Architecture (1974-1975) 605
............  Mitter, Indian Art (2001) 64
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Desai and Mason, Gods, Guardians, Lovers (1993) 279
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) "Indian subcontinent: architecture glossary;" accessed 16 October 2006
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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